Monday August 20-th, 2018

Next Xbox Update Adding New Achievement Features and Mini Game Hubs Next Xbox Update Adding New Achievement Features and Mini Game Hubs

To increase their ranks, players will also be able to complete specific quests, such as playing select games and more. Plus, it will also prevent your friends from inviting you to another game or activity which is going to be really useful when you...

Project Linda is a concept laptop dock for the Razer Phone Project Linda is a concept laptop dock for the Razer Phone

The rest of the device is fairly typical for a Razer notebook: 13.3-inch QHD touchscreen, individually RGB-backlit Chroma keyboard (with some dedicated keys for easier Android operation), and an aluminum chassis. Project Linda is basically the s...

Where to Watch Overwatch League Where to Watch Overwatch League

One hundred League tokens cost $5; that means one Overwatch League skins costs the same. Team-branded skins were announced a year ago on December 4. "Our fans love to engage with content on Twitch, and we wanted to drive significant viewership of t...

Ford F-150: What Will Diesel Model Offer? Ford F-150: What Will Diesel Model Offer?

Ford will be offering the V6 3.0-liter Power Stroke diesel on the 4×2 and 4×4 F-150. But the addition of the new diesel option comes at a critical time. Despite its impressive capabilities, Ford is bullish with the engine's fuel economy ratings. I...

GoPro Drone Business Crashes GoPro Drone Business Crashes

Karma costs about $800 without a camera or about $1,100 with a camera. The company announces that they will no longer be producing drones, the report comes from their most recent earnings report . In an earnings report today, GoPro said that ...

AMD's 2018 roadmap: Desktop APUs in February, second-generation Ryzen in April AMD's 2018 roadmap: Desktop APUs in February, second-generation Ryzen in April

Even as AMD seeks to put these new Ryzen and Vega chips in the laptops of consumers and corporate types, it also teased its next graphics architecture, called Navi, as well as second-generation Ryzen desktop and laptop chips. Likewise, a Vega...

HP issues worldwide battery recall due to fire, burn hazards HP issues worldwide battery recall due to fire, burn hazards

Customers would need to order a new battery that will be sent to you for free and if it's a non-user replaceable battery, HP will arrange an authorised technician to perform the swap. Battery safe mode discharges the installed battery, meaning it'll...

CES 2018: Amazon is bringing Alexa to select Windows PCs this year CES 2018: Amazon is bringing Alexa to select Windows PCs this year

It'll also bring additional support for Alexa-PC integration for making calls and sending messages. In addition to Asus, HP has also announced today a new version of its Pavilion Wave desktop PC with Alexa. Other companies will also be launching thei...

Nvidia unveils 65-inch 4K gaming monitors Nvidia unveils 65-inch 4K gaming monitors

Availability is expected in mid-2018, when pricing and full specifications will be announced . At the core of the new display is Nvidia's own G-Sync technology that ensures content gets displayed on the screen with smooth butter perfection.

Here's what works with Google Home and the Google Home Mini Here's what works with Google Home and the Google Home Mini

The feature is now available in the US, Australia, Canada and the UK. In this smart play, Google doesn't say how those sales were split between the three Home speakers. "Consumer acceptance of the smart speaker has been positive overall, despite ...

Panthers running backs cut wrestling promo for Saints playoff Panthers running backs cut wrestling promo for Saints playoff

The Saints , though, did not have rookie corner Marshon Lattimore in those game, and he will be on the field along with their other impressive rookie, safety Marcus Williams, who will likely be tasked with guarding Olsen. The Saints will be favour...

Nintendo Will Unbundle Neon Pink and Green Joy-Cons Nintendo Will Unbundle Neon Pink and Green Joy-Cons

Nintendo has released the stand-alone Splatoon Joy-Con controllers only in Japan and Europe previous year. The Neon Pink and Neon Green controllers America is getting are flipped with the pink on the left controller and the green on the right.

Instagram and WhatsApp brewing new 'stories' feature together Instagram and WhatsApp brewing new 'stories' feature together

The official rollout of the feature may happen soon, though the timeline hasn't been decided as of yet. The stories shared will appear on WhatsApp status bar and just like Instagram , they will disappear after 24 hours. What new features would...

When is the Final Beta? When is the Final Beta?

The presentation also included new Monster Hunter: World gameplay and some Japan-exclusive merchandise. Each Starter Pack bundle retails for 35,980 yen (about $318). "Another monster introduced in the trailer is Dodogama , a rock-eating wyvern ...

Spotify faces $1.6bn copyright lawsuit Spotify faces $1.6bn copyright lawsuit

After months of speculation, Spotify reportedly filed IPO documents with the SEC confidentially at the end of December, according to an Axios report that cites anonymous sources. Spotify has found itself in hot water over failure to pay royalt...

Weekend Weather Continues To Be Cool,Cloudy; Rain Forecast For Next Week Weekend Weather Continues To Be Cool,Cloudy; Rain Forecast For Next Week

Both forecasts are close to record lows of 5 degrees and 3 degrees for January 6 and 7, respectively. Chance of precipitation is 80%. The record precipitation total on January 3 was 0.70 inches in 1906. Friday: Mostly sunny, with a high near 28. ...

£100bn Amazon set to shake up Premier League TV rights auction £100bn Amazon set to shake up Premier League TV rights auction

It would be a big step for the company, which already streams Thursday night National Football League games and ATP Tennis, though going up against the likes of Sky and BT means the rights aren't going to be cheap. While Amazon is unlikely to sweep f...

HP recalls 50000 computer batteries over fire hazard HP recalls 50000 computer batteries over fire hazard

Is your laptop among those affected by the recall? This includes affected devices shipped between December 2015 and December 2017. The batteries were also sold as accessories or provided as replacements through HP, or an authorized HP Service Pro...

Amazon Alexa is coming to your microwave, for some reason Amazon Alexa is coming to your microwave, for some reason

Still, Canalys expects the market to experience a huge boost this year as hardware vendors, software developers, voice recognition providers and operators join the game, capitalizing on the growing consumer awareness of smart home and artificial inte...

LG announces a 4K UHD projector that will debut at CES

With the global 4K projector market expected to grow rapidly, LG is confident that its leadership in the LED projector segment can be repeated in the 4K projector segment as well. The HU80KA is a pretty impressive projector from LG, as the company ha...

Google Pixel XL gets huge discount, retailing at INR 39990 on Amazon Google Pixel XL gets huge discount, retailing at INR 39990 on Amazon

There's no denying that the Google Pixel 2 and Pixel 2 XL comes with one of the best Smartphone Camera Sensor. Pixel 2 continued this tradition and added the popular portrait mode , which has been a persistent feature on nearly every 2017 flag...

CEO wants ubiquitous marketing to other media forms CEO wants ubiquitous marketing to other media forms

GamesDeal are offering PlayerUnknown's Battlegrounds for the low, low price of £12.69 - if you're willing to take on a 50% risk that you come away with a key for a random game instead. He said he envisions going into the worlds of " Esports , movie...

IFixit Slashes Prices of its DIY iPhone Battery Replacement Kits IFixit Slashes Prices of its DIY iPhone Battery Replacement Kits

It now attributes these issues to "continued chemical aging of the batteries in older iPhone 6 and iPhone 6s devices, many of which are still running on their original batteries". "We've been hearing feedback from our customers about the way we h...

WhatsApp to cease working on older smartphones on New Years' Eve WhatsApp to cease working on older smartphones on New Years' Eve

Nokia's Series 40 devices, for example, will be supported till December 31, 2018 while Android 2.3.7 and older devices will be supported till February 1, 2020. Meanwhile, the middle-finger emoji on WhatsApp seems to have offended someone to the exten...

Houston police: Intoxicated man found with weapons in downtown hotel room Houston police: Intoxicated man found with weapons in downtown hotel room

Less than 24 hours before party goers were set to pack the lobby of the Hyatt Regency Downtown police made a major arrest. Police Lt. Gordon Macintosh says responding officers found a rifle, shotgun and handgun in his room, plus ammunition.

Willian shines as Chelsea crush Stoke Willian shines as Chelsea crush Stoke

In the second half, Chelsea continued from where they stopped as the duo of Willian and Davide Zappacosta added a goal each to give Chelsea a 5-0 win in their final game for 2017. "It was the same for us". "Today, for example, Hazard was rest...

Kodi Now Available On Xbox One, Also Supports Addons Kodi Now Available On Xbox One, Also Supports Addons

To download, simply head to the Xbox app store and type in the product name in the search bar. If you don't know what Kodi is, you're missing out. I was, however, unable to connect my Drobo 5N2 storage/media streaming NAS but haven't looked into ...

2 arrested in 'horrific' quadruple upstate NY murders 2 arrested in 'horrific' quadruple upstate NY murders

Myers' sister, Shakera Symes, had implored any potential witnesses to speak with authorities to find "the person who has destroyed us, emotionally, mentally", according to the Times Union . The fact that they haven't been caught, people are afraid",...

NASA, American Girl Create Aspiring Astronaut Doll NASA, American Girl Create Aspiring Astronaut Doll

American Girl fans can also connect with the doll through a smartphone app and a series of books published by Scholastic. Now it's time to say hello to Luciana Vega, American Girl's 16th Girl of the Year , who's both an aspiring astronaut an...

Apple Is Already Getting Sued After Admitting It Slows Down Old iPhones Apple Is Already Getting Sued After Admitting It Slows Down Old iPhones

According to TMZ , a new class action suit has been filed against the company by Stefan Bogdanovich , an L.A. man and an iPhone 8 user. Two separate class-action lawsuits were filed Thursday, brought by plaintiffs in California and IL, arguing ...

OnePlus 5T Android 8.0 Oreo Open Beta Will be Available Soon OnePlus 5T Android 8.0 Oreo Open Beta Will be Available Soon

Users can check for the latest update by going to Settings System updates . In total, not many devices are running Android 8.0 Oreo, at least comparatively. If we talk about the OnePlus 5T smartphone, the phone is packed with all types of feat...

FCC certifies first 'at a distance' wireless charging system FCC certifies first 'at a distance' wireless charging system

Current wireless charging technology relies on inductive charging coils that require the smartphone or other device to physically touch the charger, but the WattUp works by converting electricity into radio frequencies that are then beamed at the d...

CONFIRMED: The 'Face Unlock' feature is coming to the OnePlus 5

The update in camera brings new UI design with optimizations for photo quality. We'll keep a close eye on any new developments on that front, as well as when OnePlus will push the update to the OnePlus 5 that enables Face Unlock . As a slightly le...

Google may open physical stores in India for Pixel phones Google may open physical stores in India for Pixel phones

Google was reportedly encouraged to open new locations after the massive interest that followed its pop-up Google Pixel 2 stores around the country, which included the High Street Phoenix shopping center in Mumbai and the Mall of India in Delhi...

McHenry County to be under wind chill advisory through Wednesday morning McHenry County to be under wind chill advisory through Wednesday morning

Make sure any outdoor animals have warm shelter. During peak warmth today around 3pm, temperatures will only be around 11 degrees with -10° wind chills. Increasing clouds, with a high near 9. Northwest winds 5-15 miles per hour. Chance of precipita...

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