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Industry You can now pre-order apps in the App Store
Author: 0 You can now pre-order apps in the App Store

This pre-order platform was utilized by Super Mario Run for iPhone , when users were able to subscribe to notifications in the App Store to be notified of the Nintendo game's release. To pre-order an app, users just need to tap on the price and tap "pre-order" or tap the "Get" button if it's free. On Monday, Apple also allowed developers to offer the introductory offers and the auto renewable subscription of the App Store.

Industry HP admits to installing keylogger on hundreds of laptops
Author: 0 HP admits to installing keylogger on hundreds of laptops

The discovery comes just seven months after a similar keylogger was found inside HP's preinstalled audio drivers. While few home users would be likely to turn it on, it would be a tasty exploit for RAT (remote access trojan) herders. HP said at the time that the keylogger software has been "mistakenly" added to the drivers. In a statement, the company said: "HP uses Synaptics' touchpads in some of its mobile PCs and has worked with Synaptics to provide fixes to their error for impacted HP ...

Industry You can finally order the Google Home Max in the US
Author: 0 You can finally order the Google Home Max in the US

You can now purchase Google Home Max in both Chalk or Charcoal colorways, each of which will run you $399.00. The new Home Max retails for $399 in the U.S. Get ready to lay down some cash, however, because the Google Home Max runs $399.99. In the market for a smart speaker? "Google Home Max sports dual 4.5" woofers, custom tweeters, and "Smart Sound", that tries to self-tune the speaker depending on your room and where you've placed it.

Industry Some Familiar Faces are Coming to Street Fighter V
Author: 0 Some Familiar Faces are Coming to Street Fighter V

Sakura is also getting a remastered version of her classic stage, Kasugano Residence as well. Returning characters include the previously mentioned Sakura, along with Blanka, Cody, and Sagat. A couple of new faces are also coming including Falke, one of Bison's Dolls, and the mysterious steampunk looking, top hat wearing G. First up is fan-favourite Sakura, who comes out on 16th January, the same day as Street Fighter 5: Arcade Edition .

Industry Cboe bitcoin futures open for trading
Author: 0 Cboe bitcoin futures open for trading

The opening price for XBT was $15,000 and 890 contracts1 were traded by 7:15 p.m. CT. Monday, December 11, will be the first full day of trading. Bob Fitzsimmons, a futures manager at Wedbush Securities, told AFP approximately 150 trades were made in the first few minutes.

Industry Kids in Butte get chance to Shop with a Cop
Author: 0 Kids in Butte get chance to Shop with a Cop

After a brief photo op, it was off to the aisles of Wal-Mart, with each kid using a customized shopping cart to pick out gifts with their officer before checking out and having the gifts wrapped at the entrance. I think the officers get as much out of it as the kids do. It's hosted every year to help families who can't afford presents for their kids. "They see that we're out there to help people, and it brings everybody together at one time, that allows a great way to start the Christmas ...

Industry 'Street Fighter' anthology brings online play to classic brawlers
Author: 0 'Street Fighter' anthology brings online play to classic brawlers

To mark the occasion, Capcom's releasing the Street Fighter 30th Anniversary Collection , which puts the first 12 games together in one handy bundle. It will be available for PC, PS4, Xbox One and Nintendo Switch. Online lobbies will support up to four players waiting to compete in Ranked Matches. That's not all since Street Fighter 30th Anniversary Collection will also celebrate the history of the franchise with modes such as Museum , which includes a collection of conceptual art, ...

Author: 0 Why Apple would want to buy Shazam

Founded in the UK, Shazam was set up in 1999 by Chris Barton, Philip Inghelbrecht, Avery Wang and Dhira Mukherjee. It eventually became one of the most popular mobile apps on Apple's App Store. If someone buys a song from iTunes after Shazaming it, Apple has to give Shazam a cut of the takings. Well, if you've been paying close attention to Apple in recent months AI and machine learning feature big in devices such as the iPhone X.

Industry Private reply in groups, picture-in-picture coming soon via WhatsApp update
Author: 0 Private reply in groups, picture-in-picture coming soon via WhatsApp update

As per the screenshot provided by the folks at WABetaInfo , the new option will be available alongside the existing "Reply" and "Forward message" options and will quote the group message alongside your private message. WhatsApp is also adding a feature where users can just tap on someone's name to unblock that person. This action will open the Contact Us section, where your logs can be sent to WhatsApp to help them to investigate.

Industry Uche Secondus Emerges PDP National Chairman
Author: 0 Uche Secondus Emerges PDP National Chairman

He had stated that some PDP governors already choose a victor. God bless the Peoples Democratic Party. Sundiata Post recalls that Dokpesi who was one of the frontline contenders for the national chairmanship position stormed out of the eagle square venue of the convention alleging that the election has been rigged.

Industry Apple to launch new iPhones with bigger display and better battery life
Author: 0 Apple to launch new iPhones with bigger display and better battery life

Using Best Buy's iPhone trade-in value tool , you'll discover that an iPhone 5 in working condition is worth $35, while a 256GB iPhone 7 Plus with no issues has a $300 trade-in value. Kuo's prediction was that the two OLED iPhones may serve as the new iPhone and iPhone Plus models, while the LCD device may act as a more affordable option.

Industry Google Home Mini update brings back tap on volume button function
Author: 0 Google Home Mini update brings back tap on volume button function

Google's original Google Home smart speaker features touch input for volume controls and play/pause commands, but no multi-touch functionality. No longer could a Google Home Mini user activate Google Assistant or control music, alarms and timers by tapping the top of the smart speaker.

Industry Bowman drops 30, Boston College upsets No. 1 Duke 89-84
Author: 0 Bowman drops 30, Boston College upsets No. 1 Duke 89-84

Mike Krzyzewski's team was in trouble from the outset of Saturday's game at Silvio Conte Forum in Chesnut Hill, MA. All-American candidates Grayson Allen (14 points, 5 steals , 5-20 FGs) and Marvin Bagley (15 points, 12 rebounds, 6-11 FGs) combined to make just 2-of-13 3-point attempts.

Industry United States bomber takes part in warplane exercise over South Korea
Author: 0 United States bomber takes part in warplane exercise over South Korea

China, North Korea's neighbour and lone major ally, has again urged calm and says war is not the answer as Pyongyang said military drills involving the USA and South Korean forces made war "an established fact". The chilling prediction comes after two US B-1B nuke capable bombers were confirmed to be among aircraft staging large-scale aerial exercises near the hermit state.

Author: 0 Which Insider sold 156100 Shares Of The Charles Schwab Corporation (SCHW)?

Abbott Laboratories (NYSE:ABT) has risen 15.90% since December 9, 2016 and is uptrending. It has outperformed by 1.55% the S&P500. Wedgewood Partners Inc sold 841,178 shares as Charles Schwab ( SCHW)'s stock declined 7.92%. Court Place Advisors Ltd reported 5,857 shares. Tradewinds Mgmt Ltd Liability Co holds 336 shares or 0.01% of its portfolio. 747,861 were reported by Riverpark Cap Management Limited Liability.

Industry Huawei unveils Nova 2S handset with 6-inch screen in China
Author: 0 Huawei unveils Nova 2S handset with 6-inch screen in China

Based on the images of the 2S Blass shared, the upcoming device seems to sport a rather premium-looking design with an 18:9 display, a front-facing fingerprint sensor, as well as a glass and metal construction. It runs on Android 8.0 Oreo and has a face-scanning feature to help you unlock your smartphone. Up front, you will find two cameras as well - an f/2.0, 20MP one and curiously a 2MP sidekick.

Industry 'Player Unknown's Battegrounds' Desert Map Name And Details Revealed
Author: 0 'Player Unknown's Battegrounds' Desert Map Name And Details Revealed

It seems Microsoft used its organisational and logistical resources to make the Xbox One version the best it can be. When the next major Test Server update launches, sometime after December 7th, the new desert map and the R45 will be included, along with vaulting, other tweaks, and new vehicles .

Industry PS4 and PSVR Both Surpass Big Sales Milestones
Author: 0 PS4 and PSVR Both Surpass Big Sales Milestones

The company also sold more than 617.8 million copes of PS4 games, and a total of 2 million PlayStation VR units. The PlayStation 4 is, by far, the most popular console in the world. Microsoft no longer breaks out sales numbers, but one estimate puts it at around 30 million as of August. Doesn't sound like a lot? 2018's "God of War" looks incredible.

Industry MediEvil 4K Remaster Announced for PS4 at PSX 2017
Author: 0 MediEvil 4K Remaster Announced for PS4 at PSX 2017

The news came from Sony Interactive Entertainment America, as he revealed an interesting shirt that he was wearing. Sony said there are also more than 130 games and video experiences in development for PS VR to be launched by the end of 2018, including Homestar VR for PlayStation VR , The Elder Scrolls V: Skyrim VR , and Bravo Team .

Industry 'PUBG' rival 'Fortnite' adds 50 v. 50 team deathmatch
Author: 0 'PUBG' rival 'Fortnite' adds 50 v. 50 team deathmatch

Epic Games latest numbers reveal Battle Royale has added 20 million additional players since October, bringing its grand total to 30 million. The mode is called 50 Vs. The game mode features the same four player squads you can join with friends in Battle Royale . Fortnite's "Save the World" PvE mode is now available in paid Early Access, and will go free in 2018.

Industry Usmanov urges International Olympic Committee to let Russian Federation flag fly at 2018 Olympics
Author: 0 Usmanov urges International Olympic Committee to let Russian Federation flag fly at 2018 Olympics

Zubkov, who carried Russia's flag at the Sochi opening ceremony, has appealed to the Court of Arbitration for Sport. The IOC imposed a range of sanctions this week on Russian Federation for organized doping at the 2014 Sochi Games. By banning some innocent athletes as well as guilty ones, the ban "violates the basic human rights and undermines the trust in law and justice", said the Uzbekistan-born oligarch, who is a close ally of Russian President Vladimir Putin, in a letter to the IOC's ...

Author: 0 Trump Is Going After Immigrants Without Criminal Records In a Big Way

U.S. Immigration and Customs Enforcement, or ICE, said 21 of the 27 taken into custody had previous criminal convictions. But Mittelstadt also stressed that the numbers are part of a larger trend that began well before Trump's inauguration: Mexico's improving economy and more opportunities at home have stemmed the tide of people flowing across the border for work.

Industry 'Zelda,' 'Cuphead,' 'Hellblade' triple winners at The Game Awards 2017
Author: 0 'Zelda,' 'Cuphead,' 'Hellblade' triple winners at The Game Awards 2017

Thursday during The Game Awards in Los Angeles, as developers were being showered with well-deserved honors, other developers unveiled games that won't be out until next year or later. Now, after being aquired by Google, developers Owlchemy Labs are back with Vacation Simulator which it describes thusly: "First you JOBBED, now you VACATION".

Industry Coinbase Exchange Crashes Again As Bitcoin Zooms Past $16000
Author: 0 Coinbase Exchange Crashes Again As Bitcoin Zooms Past $16000

NY time, bitcoin jumped past $15,000, its latest milestone after soaring through $12,000, $13,000 and $14,000 over about the last 33 hours, according to an index on CoinDesk . You've heard about Bitcoin, right? Now, bitcoin may only appeal to someone willing to dive into the digital world of cryptocurrencies, or someone with a lot of disposable income, but that enthusiasm was strong enough to push Coinbase's app to the No.

Industry YouTube To Launch Streaming Music Service Called
Author: 0 YouTube To Launch Streaming Music Service Called "Remix"

In April, Spotify had already signed a global licencing agreement with the Universal Music Group. Music streaming companies Spotify and Tencent have taken minority stakes in each other's businesses. In corporation with the Google Play Music services, YouTube is going in a new direction. Spotify's approach to China echoes that of other USA technology companies, including ride-hailing companies and cloud computing services, which have ultimately had to rely on local partnerships ...

Industry Oreo update for United States unlocked Galaxy Note8 leaks online
Author: 0 Oreo update for United States unlocked Galaxy Note8 leaks online

The Note 8 was, surprisingly, snubbed, though, with no actual information as to when users of the plus-sized flagship would get updates. The Check for update button on Pixel and Nexus devices has in recent times become a redundant feature, which ends up annoying users who love to press it despite knowing that it doesn't really work.

Industry New 'Metro Exodus' Trailer Shows Harsh, Frozen World
Author: 0 New 'Metro Exodus' Trailer Shows Harsh, Frozen World

Metro Exodus follows the excellent Metro 2033 and Metro Last Light , games based on novels by Dmitry Glukhovsky. A few people still live in the wasteland and are starting to lose hope, as mutated monsters are the only other living creatures and they're lurking at every corner.