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PUBG Hits Another Milestone As Microsoft Becomes Its Publisher On Xbox One

The Battle royale type of death match that we have all come to love PlayerUnknown's Battlegrounds ( PUBG ) will be making its way to consoles for the first time, and will be available to Xbox One fans only. Furthermore, Game Informer contacted Microsoft who responded that, "As we announced at E3, 'PLAYERUNKNOWN'S BATTLEGROUNDS' will be a console launch exclusive on Xbox One and right now, the development team is exclusively focused on bringing the best game possible on Xbox One and PC.

Meizu M6 Note specifications, features spotted online ahead of launch

The Meizu M6 Note has now been spotted online. But before the device becomes official, Geekbench has shed lights on the probable features and specifications of Meizu M6 Note . In addition to that, the Meizu M6 Note will nearly certainly ship with a dual camera setup on the back, not only did the device leak with such a setup on its back, but the company also teased a change for the camera setup as well, by mentioning that the Meizu M6 Note will be the first to bring such significant ...

Google Video Preview now Available for Google Mobile Search

So yes, there's still a lot of confusion about the final name. To date, Google hasn't officially disclosed what the "O" in " Android O " stands for, while many believe it could be Oreo . Having virtually similar tech features between the HTC U11 and Google Pixel 2 are not surprising since the FCC filing confirms that HTC is Google's manufacturer for their upcoming lineup of Pixel smartphones.

IPhone 8 unlikely to have edge-to-edge display

Or so does a purported live photo of the iPhone 8's display has us believe. However these images do corroborate an earlier report that suggested that the iPhone 8 will require a separate accessory to charge wirelessly. Of course that hasn't stopped wild speculation over the next, next iPhone, or indeed the work of concept artists dreaming up features and designs that could well have come from a certain Jony Ive.

You'll meet more than orcs in Middle-earth: Shadow of War

Interactive Entertainment and Monolith Productions unveiled a new trailer for Middle-earth: Shadow of Mordor , dedicated to the monsters of fantasy action. Awards and the BAFTA for Game Design. The bundle will include a standard white Xbox One S gaming console (with built-in 4K Ultra HD Blu-ray and 4K video streaming, high dynamic range technology, 4K resolution and spatial audio capabilities), an Xbox Wireless Controller and a copy of " Middle Earth: Shadow of War ".

Amazon Exclusive OnePlus 5 Now Available in Slate Grey Colour

OnePlus has launched the Slate Gray version of the OnePlus 5 in India. Moreover, buyers will get an offer on Cleartrip on the purchase of any OnePlus device. The Chinese smartphone maker OnePlus first launched its premium flagship phone, the OnePlus 5 , in India back in June this year and the smartphone has since been the favourite of many, with a slew of premium features packaged into an affordable price.

Hacked replacement touchscreens could hijack your smartphone

Apple has always been criticised for making it hard for third party technicians to replace iPhone and iPad screens. A hot air blower is used to separate the touchscreen controller from the main assembly boards, in order to access its copper pads and a copper wire attaches their chips to the device to take over the phone.

Facebook Oculus Augmented Reality Glasses Patent Revealed

It has been revealed today via a recent patent application by Facebook that its virtual reality division Oculus is developing new augmented reality glasses which will superimpose virtual objects into the real world. That means the company has to find or develop components small and slim enough to fit into them. One of the patent authors, optical scientist Pasi Saarikko, was involved in the design of the HoloLens before moving to Facebook in 2015.

The HTC Vive has gotten an vast $200 price cut

To sweeten the deal a bit more, HTC is also offering a free trial for its Viveport subscription service. That's all you'll need to play any Vive-compatible virtual reality games on Steam, and if you haven't dabbled in VR yet, you've got a lot to explore.

Google mobile search to bring 6-second video previews

It will begin rolling out on Android within both the Google app and the Google Chrome app now. The launch of the new Android platform assumes significance since it falls on the Solar Eclipse day, which will hit the United States for the first time since 1918.

Intel Teases 40% Performance Boost With 8th-Gen Core i5, i7

As you'll see from the information revealed to the press, it seems like AMD Ryzen's democratising effect on processor performance has pushed Intel to do the unthinkable. Most critically, Intel claims that the added hardware doesn't hurt battery life. Observant readers will also note that Intel is now branding its onboard graphics processors as " Intel UHD graphics".

New Leaked Image Further Hints At Oreo As Android O

This was later confirmed when a Google teaser with the filename GoogleOreo_Teaser_0817_noDroids (1).mp4 was briefly spotted on the company's Google Plus page, leading us to believe that the OS is indeed named Android Oreo . However, the image is nothing like an official image that Google would use to release the next Android version but the point is the presence of Oreo, hinting it will be the official name of the game, to be revealed today.

Apple Watch 3 tipped to launch alongside iPhone 8

The Apple Watch Series 3 is expected to be announced alongside the new iPhones in September. According to Apple's Changsu, China-based partner supplier Quanta, it is now preparing for the imminent mass production of the accessory once it passes its final testing.

Police say thieves steal ATM using forklift

The incident happened Wednesday at a First Service Bank in Conway. Surveillance video captured the deed, but not the faces of the thieves. The suspects can not be seen but if you recognize the truck or you were in the area when this happened or have some information you want to share on this case, please call Detective Williams at 450-6130.

PlayStation Twitter Accounts Compromised, Hackers Claim Databases Leaked

The anonymous hacking group, OurMine , posted on PlayStation Brasil's account on Sunday that the " Playstation Network database leaked". If this is legitimate, then this case joins HBO, TechCrunch, and BuzzFeed as high-profile targets of the group.

Welcome to Jurassic World Evolution, coming next summer

Check out the game's announcement trailer below. Choices you make also unlock different paths and present new challenges, as "life, um, finds a way". It is coming to Xbox One , PlayStation 4 , and PC. In Jurassic World Evolution , players will return to the iconic location of Isla Nublar, the location of both the original Jurassic Park film as well as the modern Jurassic World .

What Are Analysts Opinions On Cadence Design Systems Inc. (CDNS)

Cadence Design Systems's revenue for the quarter was up 5.7% compared to the same quarter a year ago. During the same period in the prior year, the business earned $0.29 EPS. Janus Henderson Group PLC now owns 20,701,780 shares of the software maker's stock worth $693,303,000 after buying an additional 20,673,635 shares during the period.

YouTube introduces a breaking news section

For now it seems that YouTube is mostly turning to traditional networks as the sources. This breaking news feature seems to be more widespread, though it doesn't appear to have rolled out to all users just yet. Facebook has also turned towards its video efforts and as its video views have increased heavily, YouTube still remains somewhere, where people invest major time browsing.

Asus kick off latest gen ZenFone 4 line with six new devices

During the launch event Asus revealed that the ZenFone 4 series will consist of five new models: ZenFone 4 Selfie Pro , ZenFone 4 Selfie, ZenFone 4 Max Pro, ZenFone 4 and ZenFone 4 Pro, Asus' new flagship model. ZenFone 4 Selfie and ZenFone 4 Max Pro will be officially sold in Thailand from August 25. The ZenFone 4 will start at $399 and the Pro model will cost $599.

Record-breaking Aston DBR1 leads the RM Sotheby's charge in Monterey

At RM Sotheby's auction, it has recently been sold at an equally spectacular price of $22.6 million (Rs 1.4 billion approx.). It also helps that the vehicle is the most technically correct of the five Aston Martin DBR1 . Only 5 units of the DBR1 were ever produced by Aston Martin, and this one is the first of them all. Just five Aston Martin DBR1s were built between 1956 and 1958 - the model sold was chassis number one, a purpose-built model developed by racing design chief Ted Cutting that ...

Where Is The Best Place To View Monday's Total Solar Eclipse?

It's only possible because - even though the Sun is 400 times larger than the Moon , the Moon is 400 times closer to the Earth. Obviously, I wanted some more information, as the eyesight of myself and my family is very important to me.

Friday the 13th Dev Teases New Playable Jason, Maps and More

The website also teases another new clothing pack but gives no information. A newly launched website for the game has revealed the first details on a number of additions that are on the way, though in many cases these were teases more than full announcements.

Starcraft 2 Has "Major Design Changes" in the Pipeline

The update will also "decrease some of the pressure on new players to secure new bases right away". Most of the changes involve specific units such as MULEs, these units can now harvest Vespene gas but also bring fewer minerals back than before and also if there is more than one MULE working on a refinery it will be much less efficient than if it was alone.

New simulation offers sneak preview of solar eclipse

Unless the Sun is completely covered by the Moon, you really shouldn't look at it directly. When the moon passes in front of the sun. Why should I care? This is the first time that the United States will witness a total solar eclipse since 1918.

LCD Soundsystem are going back to the 1980's with new song 'Tonite'

On the upcoming album, Murphy said via a Facebook post that it's been an enjoyable process, "if not the most fun ever". Following on from previous singles " American Dream " and " call the police ", " tonite " is dotty slowburner in the vein of something like Sound of Silver's "Someone great".

Trump says ending two CEO advisory panels: tweet

PT Updates, 11:22 a.m. adds context, 12:24 p.m. recasts story with comments from GE Chairman Jeff Immelt and Strategic and Policy Forum members, 2:22 p.m. "Thank you all!", Mr Trump tweeted on Wednesday. "IBM's commitment to these values remains robust, active and unwavering". General Motors is about unity and inclusion and so am I.

Google Home Adds Support for Free Spotify Accounts

Starting now, free users will be able to enjoy and control music through a Google Home device, just as premium subscribers have been able to do since the launch of the home hub, Spotify said Friday. One can call all the contacts stored in his/her Google accounts by using the following command-line - Ok Google, call my dad. Once you decide to unpair a device from the settings you'll find a new voice command for enabling pairing "Ok Google, Pair a device" however my Google Home isn't ...

Minneapolis City Council approves new chief

Arradondo's appointment as chief runs through January 2019, which would complete Harteau's remaining term. Arradondo is a 28-year veteran of the MPD, having joined the department in 1989. City Council Member Linea Palmisano, who represents Ward 13, where Damond was killed, said Arradondo had her "provisional" support, adding that he had to prove himself capable of inspiring and leading change.

IOS 11 will have 'COP' button for disabling the Touch ID

This feature is being rolled out in the public beta update which was started by the company in June. The great thing is that robbers won't even be able to tell that the user disabled the Touch ID this way, as it leaves no marks. In Britain police can not force suspects to use their fingerprint... Along with this, it will also bring up the SOS button on the iPhone. Given Apple's previous stance supporting user encryption and privacy from law enforcement, this seems aimed at helping ...

Hyundai Expands its Electric Vehicle Line Up, Doubling Down on Premium Vehicles

Hyundai has just revealed plans for a major low emissions vehicle product push with three new all-electric vehicles before 2022, which will join the EV version of the Ioniq in the firm's electric stable. According to Hyundai, the vehicle is built using findings from the ix35 fuel-cell vehicle. Hyundai has announced plans to rapidly roll out new all-electric models as the giant Korean auto maker looks to explore new tech in the pursuit of more stable profits.

Giroud confirms Arsenal stay after opening-day victor

And speaking after the game, the 30-year-old confirmed his intention to stay and fight for his place at Emirates Stadium. "To be honest, there was something in my soul and in my heart which told me to stay", he said. Again a set-piece proved Arsenal's undoing as Mahrez's in-swinging corner from the right was nodded in by Vardy. "There were hard moments when we were down and we managed to get out of that and it's great to see".

Uncharted 4's Newest Update Adds All New Multiplayer Mode

Besides the arena, there are also going to be new skins and character models available for both Nadine and Chloe featured right from Uncharted: The Lost Legacy . For the first time, Uncharted: The Lost Legacy will take the series to the south-western coast of the Indian peninsula- the home of the former Hoysala Empire-which will feature an exotic mix of urban, jungle, and ancient ruins environments.

Pokémon Gold and Silver get boxed release on 3DS

The original Gold and Silver games of Pokemon were the next step in the games, and added a large number of new things to the game, ranging from new Pokemon and a new region to minor quality-of-life changes such as a day and night cycle as players made their way through the brand new Johto region.

N400bn paid to govt officials as bribes in one year - NBS

NBS estimated that a total of 82.3 million bribes were paid in the 12-month period resulting in an average of nearly one bribe paid by every adult Nigerian per year. The report stated that corruption was the third most important problem facing the country well ahead of the state of the country's infrastructure and health service.

McCormick & Company, Incorporated (MKC) Position Raised by Sigma Planning Corp

It has underperformed by 11.58% the S&P500. Accern also gave headlines about the company an impact score of 45.9781142428036 out of 100, indicating that recent press coverage is somewhat unlikely to have an impact on the stock's share price in the next several days.