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Industry December 2017 PS Plus games
Author: 0 December 2017 PS Plus games

Another month, another stash of less-than-impressive games that Sony has churned up in preparation for the free offerings for PlayStation Plus subscribers in December. Developed by Vigil Games, Darksiders 2 is the follow-up to Darksiders 1 and sees players taking on a different horseman of the apocalypse - in this case, Death.

Industry ZenFone Max Plus M1
Author: 0 ZenFone Max Plus M1

The smartphone is expected to be available in three color options - Silver, Black and Gold and is powered by a Mediatek MT6750T processor coupled with either 2GB RAM or 3GB RAM and either 16GB or 32GB expandable storage options. Up front, Asus has added an 8MP front-facing camera with f/2.0 aperture. Besides that, the front camera comes pre-installed with features such as skin toning, smoothing, lightening, and eye correction among other things to enhance the selfies.

Industry Snapchat Releases a Redesigned App
Author: 0 Snapchat Releases a Redesigned App

Ever open up Snapchat and find yourself annoyed that photos and videos from your friends are mixed in with content from publishers? We've also invented something new to make Snapchat feel even more personal: the dynamic Friends page .

Industry Final Fantasy XV will soon let you swap characters on the fly
Author: 0 Final Fantasy XV will soon let you swap characters on the fly

Final Fantasy XV has been released exactly one year ago on PlayStation 4 and Xbox One and since then, the team has been improving the game with several updates. Each episode focused on a point in the story where the character was separated from the main party. Noctis' preferred style of fighting differs quite significantly from what other " Final Fantasy " protagonists use.

Industry Apple counters Qualcomm with its own patent infringement claims
Author: 0 Apple counters Qualcomm with its own patent infringement claims

The patents actually involve more efficient use of a phones battery. It's been a quiet couple of weeks for Qualcomm and Apple, so we really should have expected another chapter in the courtroom tale. Qualcomm sued Apple in July over patent infringement of Apple's new developed modems inside iPhones and sought a ban on importing iPhones built with Intel chips into the United States.

Industry Assad Representatives Expected At Syria Talks In Geneva
Author: 0 Assad Representatives Expected At Syria Talks In Geneva

Damascus had initially refused to confirm it would attend the talks, which began on Tuesday, given the opposition maintaining their hardline stance on Assad's removal. The U.N. Special Envoy for Syria, Staffan de Mistura, met the eve in Geneva with representatives of the permanent members of the Security Council in order to prepare the eighth round of peace negotiations.

Industry Daredevils jump from mountain top, land in plane mid-air
Author: 0 Daredevils jump from mountain top, land in plane mid-air

With its mountainous terrain and stupendous views, Switzerland has always been popular with basejumpers, who fling themselves from cliffs and "fly" through the air using a wingsuit before landing in a field. One of the " Soul Flyers " flies into the open door of Pilatus Porter plane. Reffet, 33, said the pair wanted to recreate a stunt carried out by another wingsuit flyer, Patrick de Gayardon, 20 years ago.

Industry BMW's all-new i8 Roadster makes LA debut
Author: 0 BMW's all-new i8 Roadster makes LA debut

Inside, the i8 Roadster receives the latest version of iDrive with a choice of touch control on a free-standing 8.8-inch monitor or rotary control via a dial on the middle console. Top speed in both the coupe and roadster is 250km/h. Lastly, BMW has also confirmed the i8 Roadster will have a slightly different suspension/steering tune, the Munich-based manufacturer telling us this allows the Roadster to retain the trademark handling and performance qualities.

Industry Microsoft Reveals Multibillion-Dollar Upgrade Plan For Redmond Campus
Author: 0 Microsoft Reveals Multibillion-Dollar Upgrade Plan For Redmond Campus

Smith noted that when the project concludes, there would be 131 buildings comprising 180 football fields, modern workspace to house 57,000 employees and additional space to accommodate around 8,000 more people. "We prize our relationship with the City of Redmond and will work closely with officials on the approval for campus and building architectural designs, engineering, building permit review and land use code compliance", the company said in a statement .

Industry Ocado shares soar 25pc following Groupe Casino deal
Author: 0 Ocado shares soar 25pc following Groupe Casino deal

The chain, whose subsidiaries include Géant Casino, Casino Supermarchés, Hyper Casino and Monoprix in France, as well as chains in Brazil, Argentina and Uruguay - will use Ocado's ecommernce platform, delivery software and warehouse robotics technology to develop its own online offerings to customers in France.

Industry A Rogue secret is the latest card revealed from Kobolds and Catacombs
Author: 0 A Rogue secret is the latest card revealed from Kobolds and Catacombs

Whether players prefer to wield magic or arms in battle, strike from the shadows or head on-or have never given any of that much thought-they'll be able to jump right in, create a deck, and get in on the card-slinging action. Log in from next Friday and you'll get one of those Legendary weapons and three new card packs for free. After release, anyone logging into Hearthstone will receive a random Legendary Weapon and 3 Kobolds & Catacombs card packs.

Industry Jaguar XE SV Project 8 becomes fastest 4-door sedan
Author: 0 Jaguar XE SV Project 8 becomes fastest 4-door sedan

Well, under the bonnet is a 5.0-litre supercharged V8 producing a colossal 441kW of power and 700Nm of torque. Reliability and daily-driving considerations that are front-and-center in mass-market cars are less of a concern in something as specialized as the XE SV Project 8 .

Author: 0 Analysts' Ratings Review: AK Steel Holding Corp (AKS)

The Free Cash Flow or FCF margin is 15.63. Thus, the ratio is quite a reliable and comparable measure of asset performance across an industry. United States Steel Corporation's now has a PEG ratio of 5.33 where as its P/E ratio is 42.60.

Industry Animal Crossing: Pocket Camp popped 15 million downloads in six days
Author: 0 Animal Crossing: Pocket Camp popped 15 million downloads in six days

This cements the title as the Kyoto-based gaming giant's second most successful mobile launch so far in terms of installs, after last year's Super Mario Run and ahead of Fire Emblem Heroes , which was released in February. While the game is free-to-play, there is an in-game transaction system that sees player able to purchase Leaf Tickets, which allows them to build without raw materials or speed up the production process for items.

Industry Xiaomi to launch new 'Desh Ka Smartphone' tomorrow; to be Flipkart exclusive
Author: 0 Xiaomi to launch new 'Desh Ka Smartphone' tomorrow; to be Flipkart exclusive

To the front is a 5MP camera with an f/2.0 aperture. The Redmi 5 smartphone is expected to come with a 5.7-inch HD+ display with screen resolution of 1440 x 720 pixels and an aspect ratio of 18:9. Redmi 5A supports a 13-megapixel rear camera with f/2.2 aperture, burst mode, panorama mode and HDR mode whereas the front camera comes with a 5-megapixel lens with f/2.0 aperture.

Author: 0 Aung San Suu Kyi stripped of her Freedom of Oxford award

More than 620,000 Rohingya have left northern Rakhine state over the past three months to escape what Amnesty International has dubbed "crimes against humanity", gathering in refugee camps at the southern tip of neighboring Bangladesh. Suu Kyi won a Nobel Peace Prize in 1991 for being "an outstanding example of the power of the powerless" during her nonviolent protest against the military junta that ruled the country for years.

Industry Samsung Galaxy J5 Prime (2018) SM-G571 gets FCC Approval
Author: 0 Samsung Galaxy J5 Prime (2018) SM-G571 gets FCC Approval

To recollect some key specifications, Samsung Galaxy S8 comes with a 5.8-inch Quad HD (2960 x 1440 pixels) Infinity display which is curved on both sides. Samsung wouldn't reveal just which markets are being lined up, unfortunately, so we're not quite sure what to expect at this point. However, according to the report of Galaxy Club , Galaxy S9 is being tested on Android 8.0.0 and not Android 8.1, which is in the beta stage for even Google's Pixel devices.

Industry Buhari sympathises with Oyegun over Atiku's resignation
Author: 0 Buhari sympathises with Oyegun over Atiku's resignation

Naija News reports that Buhari inaugurated a 30-member tripartite National Minimum Wage Committee at the Presidential Villa in Abuja, today . Pictures of vehicles branded with the image of former Vice-President Atiku Abubakar are now in circulation.

Industry Japan's Softbank looking to buy discounted Uber shares
Author: 0 Japan's Softbank looking to buy discounted Uber shares

The SoftBank-led investor group will acquire two of the new board seats, with the remaining four going to independent directors. If shareholders don't agree to sell in sufficient numbers, SoftBank can raise the price or walk away, the sources said.

Industry Fortnite Dev's Epic Games Sues Minor For Cheating
Author: 0 Fortnite Dev's Epic Games Sues Minor For Cheating

Epic, which has banned cheaters only to see them develop more robust workarounds, has responded by suing both distributors of the software and, now it seems, at least one user of it. It has just been revealed that one of the players being taken to court is a 14-year old! Do you think the developers might be taking it a step too far here? "And it's ongoing, we're exploring every measure to ensure these cheaters are removed and stay removed from Fortnite Battle Royale and the Epic ...

Industry Google reportedly working on a mid-range YouTube edition smartphone
Author: 0 Google reportedly working on a mid-range YouTube edition smartphone

Turning the phone on its side on the home screen, or presumably any other app where there's no dedicated landscape functionality, brings up a grid of YouTube videos to watch. The app was launched as the official offline-first YouTube app for developing markets back in September past year. There are three resolution options in the public release of YouTube Go, which adds 480p in addition to 144p and 360p.

Industry YouTube battery drain issue on iOS fixed in latest update
Author: 0 YouTube battery drain issue on iOS fixed in latest update

The release notes for the update say it "fixed an issue with battery usage" and so far, no issues have been reported . The app updates also include support for the iPad's drag and drop feature. Youtube quickly addressed the situation assuring fans that they are already working on a fix. However, there are others who didn't experience any of these problems.

Industry OnePlus 5T Now Available For Purchase In India
Author: 0 OnePlus 5T Now Available For Purchase In India

The 5T, an update to the OnePlus 5 , is retailing for Rs 32,999 for the 6GB RAM/64GB storage variant while the 8GB RAM/128GB inbuilt storage variant has been listed for Rs 37,999. As far as specifications are concerned, the OnePlus 5T features an 18:9 bezel-less display. It has a rear-mounted fingerprint scanner. To recall, the smartphone sports a 6-inch full HD display with 1080 x 1920 pixels resolution, protected by 2.5D Corning Gorilla Glass.

Industry Apple iPhone X unlocked again via Face ID using a mask
Author: 0 Apple iPhone X unlocked again via Face ID using a mask

As we all know Face ID is the only biometric authentication feature on the iPhone, because the device lacks the Touch ID and dedicated home button on the front. That being said, we're sure that Apple does plan to improve on Face ID over time, like they did with Touch ID, so it is possible that Apple could find a way to address this.

Industry Google Releases Second Developer Preview of Android 8.1 Oreo
Author: 0 Google Releases Second Developer Preview of Android 8.1 Oreo

Watch for announcements soon. As we reach the final days of November, Google has blessed us with the latest Android 8.1 developer preview . The first developer preview of 8.1 Oreo came with Neural Networks API, changes to notification alerts, improved optimization and targeting for low-RAM devices, enhancements to Autofill framework and more.

Industry Senators demand information on massive Uber data theft
Author: 0 Senators demand information on massive Uber data theft

The ride-hailing company then remained silent on the matter for a whole year until its new CEO, Dara Khosrowshahi, learned of the incident, and decided to make it public. Both letters include a list of questions, including whether the company sought to deliberately cover up the breach, if so why, and who authorized the $100,000 payment to the hackers.