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Industry The Wall is a 146in Samsung TV that'll fill your entire room
Author: 0 The Wall is a 146in Samsung TV that'll fill your entire room

At 146 inches, you're unlikely to be able to fit it on your wall unless you already envisioned having such a large TV right from the start. In the meantime, Samsung also showed off a few more accessible TVs at the First Look event. "It can transform into any size, and delivers incredible brightness, colour gamut, colour volume and black levels". In advance of CES 2018 which is set to officially kick off this week, Samsung has revealed two of its biggest display innovations for 2018: ...

Industry Panthers Wild Card Playoffs preview and predictions
Author: 0 Panthers Wild Card Playoffs preview and predictions

When I say you, I mean the media as a whole. "It's what you do it all for". The Saints defense has been vastly improved this season from past year, but is looking to play better in the playoffs after a poor performance in Week 17. "There's not much you can say bad about him - a guy, who when he's healthy, is probably a top-tier cornerback in this league". If recent history is any indication, this playoff run won't end Sunday.

Industry Acer Chromebook 11 adds USB-C, but doesn't fix the screen
Author: 0 Acer Chromebook 11 adds USB-C, but doesn't fix the screen

The Chromebook 11 G6 comes with an 11.6-inch display with a resolution of 1366×768 pixels. Meanwhile, its CB311-8H counterpart will use the same LCD panel, but rely on the trackpad for control instead of touch. Acer did say you can outfit the laptop with either 2 GB or 4 GB of RAM and either 16 GB or 32 GB of storage . Of course, opting for the Acer does mean you miss out on the 360-degree hinge that allows the Pixelbook to convert between a laptop and a tablet.

Industry Zuckerberg to Study Crypto in Quest to Fix Facebook
Author: 0 Zuckerberg to Study Crypto in Quest to Fix Facebook

Mr Zuckerberg, 33, admitted that the company had "a lot of work to do" to protect its users from hate and abuse, defend against interference from nation states and make sure that time on Facebook was time well spent. "If we're successful this year then we'll end 2018 on a much better trajectory", he wrote. Recently, Facebook has faced growing criticism from the press and U.S.

Author: 0 Switch Sales On Point - Nintendo Switch Declared the Fastest Selling Console

Nintendo also sold almost 3.3 million units in Japan in its first year on the market in the company's home country. We know that. But ads help us pay the bills. This year, Nintendo Switch owners can look forward to more Nintendo published games like Kirby Star Allies and Bayonetta 3 . The game has since earned numerous game of the year awards for 2017.

Industry WhatsApp users sent 20 billion messages on New Year's Eve
Author: 0 WhatsApp users sent 20 billion messages on New Year's Eve

Its safe to say that the number of people using Stories in WhatsApp pails in comparison to those that use Instagram Stories . Currently, Instagram users can share the Instagram stories as Facebook stories and soon, users will be able to share their Instagram stories on WhatsApp as well which will appear on the status bar and disappear after 24 hours just like the status.

Industry 2 killed, 5 missing, as avalanche hits vehicle in J&K's Kupwara
Author: 0 2 killed, 5 missing, as avalanche hits vehicle in J&K's Kupwara

The first avalanche hit Sadhana top on Friday afternoon sweeping away the two officials. "Search and rescue teams, comprising of state police and Army, have launched an operation to trace the missing people", official sources said. Earlier, a massive avalanche hit the cab at Sadhna Top in Tangdhar and search operation was underway to locate the missing passengers, a police officer said.

Industry Apple's battery replacement program may lead to 16M lost sales of iPhones
Author: 0 Apple's battery replacement program may lead to 16M lost sales of iPhones

Apple recently admitted that it has been throttling the performance of certain iPhones with older batteries to prevent unexpected shutdowns. In a statement about the performance-throttling, Apple said it would also issue an iOS software update early this year "with new features that give users more visibility into the health of their iPhone's battery, so they can see for themselves if its condition is affecting performance".

Industry New Android malware targets apps of Indian banks: Quick Heal
Author: 0 New Android malware targets apps of Indian banks: Quick Heal

If it finds any, the trojan sends fake notifications on behalf of such apps and asks the user to login on a fake screen, thereby capturing his/her username and password for banking apps. The malware Android.banker.A2f8a is being distributed through a fake Flash Player app on third-party stores. In order to disguise itself as a legit app, the malware uses links to the legitimate Uber app to show the location of the user.

Industry Mad Catz Is Back in Business
Author: 0 Mad Catz Is Back in Business

For now, Mad Catz looks to debut the products during CES next week and I can't help but feel very happy about that. One of Mad Catz initial downfalls was its expansive lineup of products, many of which did not perform as expected. mice and arcade sticks is back from the dead. Having declared bankruptcy last March, Mad Catz might as well have been a company that would have little to no shot of coming back.

Industry Jimmy Iovine Set To Depart Apple Music In August
Author: 0 Jimmy Iovine Set To Depart Apple Music In August

As you probably know, Jimmy co-founded Interscope Records and was the label's CEO for a number of years. Early a year ago, Iovine said: "I'm trying to help Apple Music be an overall movement in popular culture, everything from unsigned bands to video".

Industry HP recalls two years' worth of laptop batteries
Author: 0 HP recalls two years' worth of laptop batteries

Models affected are: all ProBook 640, 645, 650, and 655 models in the G2 and G3 series, the HP ZBook 17 G3 and G4, the HP ZBook Studio G3, the HP x360 310 G2, the HP Pavilion x360, the HP Envy M6, and the HP 11. Yes, just as in January 2017, June 2016, May 2011, May 2010, May 2009, October 2008, April 2006, October 2005, June 2005 and probably a bunch of other occasions, HP has found that one of its suppliers has issued a batch of overheating batteries.

Industry Sony Xperia XA2, XA2 Ultra and Xperia L2 renders leaked online
Author: 0 Sony Xperia XA2, XA2 Ultra and Xperia L2 renders leaked online

The first press renders of Sony's upcoming low- and mid-range smartphones have been leaked online ahead of CES 2018 in Las Vegas next week. While Sony usually saves its big smartphone announcements for Mobile World Congress in late February, this new fleet of phones could surface as early as next week's CES 2018, according to VentureBeat .

Industry Capcom has shared the development status of the Monster Hunter World
Author: 0 Capcom has shared the development status of the Monster Hunter World

In the trailer, we get to see a host of new beasts that we'll be tasked in hunting down in the action role-playing game. Players on PS4 and Xbox One will be able to play Monster Hunter: World already from January 26, 2018. The two dragons that have been confirmed to be heading into the game is the steel dragon Kushala Daora and the flame king dragon Teostra . After the initial release at the end of January players can expect "regular content updates" bringing back some iconic ...

Author: 0 Switch is the fastest-selling home game system in USA history

With titles like The Legend of Zelda: Breath of the Wild and Super Mario Odyssey out on store shelves, it's clear Nintendo is going to be able to keep up the momentum with solid games and system-sellers that get people to pull the trigger on the Switch in general.

Author: 0 Apple: App Store customers spent $890 million Christmas week

Over the years, the company has taken several steps to improve the Xcode, like releasing new and simpler language, developing a revenue-sharing model for subscription apps and moving a major part of its software research out in the open, according to CNBC.

Industry Paladins is Adding a Battle Royale Mode Called Paladins: Battlegrounds
Author: 0 Paladins is Adding a Battle Royale Mode Called Paladins: Battlegrounds

Thanks to each player having a distinct rolls such as healing, tanking, trying to assassinate unsuspecting victims as a flank and dealing out damage to take out the opposing forces . Other games replicating this game mode is no surprise considering the huge success of PUBG , which recently surpassed 3 million players. Paladins isn't the first game to copy-pasta PlayerUnknown's Battlegrounds , which past year, took over the world of PC gaming.

Author: 0 LG packs its first ever 4K projector for CES 2018

The South Korean consumer electronics tech giant said the 4K UHD projector, called HU80KA, will project images that are 25 percent brighter than previous products, with the diagonal screen size reaching 150 inches. However, they are also supposed to provide the best resolution, picture clarity and ability to project large images on to any wall. LG is also claiming that the projector can be ceiling mounted, though we're struggling to work out exactly how you could do so while accommodating ...

Industry Apple says devices vulnerable to chip flaws
Author: 0 Apple says devices vulnerable to chip flaws

In fact, Mac devices have always believed to be less vulnerable to viruses and security issues as compared to Android of Microsoft operating systems. Despite concern that fixes may slow down devices, Apple said its steps to address the Meltdown issue haven't dented performance.

Industry Nokia 3310 4G: What to expect in processor, display, OS and more
Author: 0 Nokia 3310 4G: What to expect in processor, display, OS and more

The side profile is similar to what we have seen in the previous generation model launched a year ago and is robust as well. It will be offered in two color variants - black with orange accents, and white with red accents. Other connectivity features of the phone include have FM radio, 4G VoLTE, Wi-Fi 802.11 a/b/g/n, Bluetooth v5, GPS/ A-GPS, USB Type-C, and 3.5mm audio jack.

Industry Valve reveals Steam's best selling titles and top new releases of 2017
Author: 0 Valve reveals Steam's best selling titles and top new releases of 2017

As it did past year, the company decided against sharing exact revenue figures, and instead grouped releases into platinum , gold, silver, and bronzes categories based on how much gross revenue they pulled in. The best-selling twelve, the Platinum tier, features big hitters like Playerunknown's Battlegrounds , Rocket League , Valve's own Counter-Strike: Global Offensive, Grand Theft Auto V and Divinity: Original Sin 2 .

Industry Security Minister to Social Media:
Author: 0 Security Minister to Social Media: "Fight Extremism or Face Tax Penalties"

If they (internet firms) continue to be less than co-operative, we should look at things like tax as a way of incentivis-ing them or compen-sating for their inaction. Mr Wallace's warning comes after a parliamentary inquiry into fake news criticised Twitter and Facebook for failing to properly act against Russian attempts to influence British politics.

Industry Haryana: Mentally unstable ex-serviceman kills 6 with iron rod
Author: 0 Haryana: Mentally unstable ex-serviceman kills 6 with iron rod

However, the state police held a man, who is allegedly mentally unstable, for interrogation. The police have issued a high alert across Palwal in the wake of the murders due the ongoing investigation. The 35-year-old woman had gone to the hospital for the delivery of her sister-in-law. "As a precautionary measure, we asked people to stay indoors", a police officer told reporters.

Industry Android 8.0-Based OxygenOS Open Beta 1 Hits The OnePlus 5T
Author: 0 Android 8.0-Based OxygenOS Open Beta 1 Hits The OnePlus 5T

However, there are are optimisations for vibration, a shortcut for the Recorder app on the Launcher, and the December Android security patch. Since this is a beta version, users might come across some bugs and errors. When you share your thoughts and feedback, you impact how we build and maintain our devices. Those more adventurous can check out the instructions on how to download and install the beta on the OnePlus forums.

Author: 0 Nokia 3310 with 4G? Company gets certification from Chinese telecom regulator

The camera application didn't reveal any information about the smartphones though, apart from the fact that the Plus variant of Nokia 7 is expected to be a bigger version and may be powered by the Snapdragon 660. HMD Global is now rumoured to launch the Nokia 6 (2018 ) in China this week. When it first came out in May this year, the new Nokia 3310 was limited by its 2G network to select regions in the UK.

Industry Camera NX works on all Google smartphones
Author: 0 Camera NX works on all Google smartphones

According to XDA developers, this Google Pixel 2 portrait mode mod should work perfectly with all 64-bit devices as long as they have Oreo on board. When will Camera NX become available? With the latest Camera NX app, the lens blur feature in the menu is replaced by portrait mode . Best of all, no rooting or tinkering is required! You can download Camera NX from here .

Industry How to Check Your iPhone's Battery Life
Author: 0 How to Check Your iPhone's Battery Life

The phone company said it would now reduce the price of new batteries to $29 from January to the end of 2018. Those with phones under warranty or who have Applecare will be able to have batteries replaced for free. Those community experiences suggest that at least some Android devices with older batteries are no less immune to the kinds of blackouts that led Apple to curb peak power demands to begin with.