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IO Interactive Put Up For Sale


The company made the announcement alongside its financial results for the fiscal year ended March 31, 2017 - released today . While the news does cast the series' future into uncertainty, Square Enix says that it's in talks with potential new investors that might be interested in the studio. Read More »

Mystery Google Pixel 2 "Taimen" model appears on Geekbench running Android O


And it turns out it will be paired with 4GB of RAM, the same amount seen in the Pixels from previous year. Today on Geekbench (via Slashleaks ), this third Pixel got its share of benchmarks. There are no further details about the device on Geekbench. Also, the devices will be listed on Antutu benchmarking site and also at GFXBench in coming few weeks. Read More »

ITunes will soon be an official Windows Store app


And the popularity of iTunes is a fact.so this is great news, no matter how you slice it. Pardon the (Apple) pun. With all the other new and exciting news announced at Microsoft Build 2017 today, Microsoft released Windows 10 SDK Preview build 16190 . Read More »

Google Add Local Events To Search Results


The feature will enable the user to check out the events that are happening around in that nearby areas. For instance, that info card that pops up whenever you search for a famous person gives you quick access to stats like their birthday/age, their height, a quick blurb about what he/she is known for, and more. Read More »

Far Cry 5 Plans To Follow Red Dead Redemption 2

In a post posted on the NeoGAF forums , Kotaku news editor Jason Schreier said he didn't believe the shoot was for upcoming Rockstar game Red Dead Redemption 2 , which led to another poster sharing a rumor that the next Far Cry game would be set in the American Great Plains. Read More »

PBS made an adorable Chromecast-like TV streaming stick for kids


Pre-loaded options include sing-along songs and games. Content is controlled with a related physical remote which is also created to look like a toy and is intended for use by kids. Parents that pick one up can rest easy knowing what their children are watching is going to be appropriate content. The hardware device was developed by Ematic , which also earlier produced the company's tablet, the PBS KIDS Playtime Pad. Read More »

New Microsoft watch created to quiet Parkinson's tremors


This Microsoft worker was given the challenge of changing Emma Lawton's life - and she did that by building a vibrating watch . The aim here was to create a product that would help Miss Lawton, who was diagnosed with Parkinson's disease in 2013, write again. Read More »

Nvidia says Toyota will use its technology for self-driving cars


The Toyota-Nvidia partnership comes amid efforts around the globe to develop self-driving vehicle technology, led not just by automakers, but also automotive equipment suppliers and technology companies. That incoming data is processed by the artificial intelligence system to orient the vehicle with its surroundings, sync with a high-definition map of the driving area and identify potential hazards. Read More »

Electronic Arts Stock Jumps On Q4 Beat


The target price for Electronic Arts Inc . During the regular session, EA stock rose 0.3% to 96.01. Finally, Jefferies Group LLC reissued a "buy" rating and issued a $110.00 price target on shares of Electronic Arts in a report on Monday, April 10th. Read More »

Cloud giants drive up Nvidia's revenue 48%


The first Volta-based processor is the Nvidia Tesla V100 data center GPU, which will power technologies "such as natural language virtual assistants, and personalized search and recommendation systems" for developers, scientists and more, according to Nvidia . Read More »

Nintendo Announce This Years E3 Plans


A video presentation will offer glimpses of more Switch games slated to release this year, and company representatives will talk in-depth about and show gameplay on the Treehouse Live stream. Where is Skyrim? We're not sure how the progress of porting an nearly 5 year old game to the console is going but it doesn't seem to be going fast. Read More »

Non-Microsoft Web Browsers Will Never Run on Windows 10 S


When the security tool will try to scan that file, it would take advantage of the existence of the security hole or vulnerability to execute the remote code in the operating system and thus gain full access to the system. The question is, though, if the existence of a critical flaw is disclosed shortly before Patch Tuesday, will Microsoft scramble to immediately close that hole or will the company sit on it and wait out the 90-day disclosure deadline? "The core component of MsMpEng ... Read More »

It's up to us to prevent dystopian scenarios — Microsoft CEO

According to Engadget , developers will be able to convert skills from Alexa or Microsoft's Bot framework-or develop new skills entirely from scratch, naturally. New Graph APIs were made available to developers, including APIs from SharePoint and Planner. The company is partnering with Harman/Kardon for its Cortana-powered Invoke speaker , and it's also opening its AI platform to software developers with the Cortana Skills Kit . Read More »

Microsoft is halfway to its goal of 1 billion Windows 10 devices


Trump vowed to focus his foreign policy on American interests and American national security. They will be able to publish apps through the Office Store. "The user experience itself is going to span all your devices". Sure, Microsoft ran a pretty aggressive Windows 10 upgrade campaign ever since launching the operating system, but the milestone is still impressive, considering the OS was released less than two years ago. Read More »

Two Promising New Signs that Overwatch Anniversary Event is on the Way


Here's what's going on with Overwatch patch 1.11, which should hit live servers very soon. According to the current store description , the Game of the Year Edition will be practically identical to the now available Overwatch Origins Edition , aside from the fact that it offers 10 free loot boxes along with the various other cosmetic bonuses in that version. Read More »

Airtel to offer free unlimited data service to Micromax


It is powered by a 1.3GHz Quad-core MediaTek MT6737 Processor with 2GB of RAM. Accompanying the processor is 3GB of LPDDR3 RAM and 16GB of onboard storage. There are several expectations for the company to centralize its firm hold in the current market. Micromax Canvas 2 (2017) was launched in May, 2017. Read More »

Windows 10 Is Running On 500 Million Machines

The company has confirmed that over 500 million machines across the world are now running Windows 10 . After expounding on the responsibility developers have to empower users and build software that is inclusive and worthy of a person's trust, he outlined how Microsoft's own massive software and cloud ecosystem is rife with opportunities of its own. Read More »

8 dead, 20 injured after moderate quake in far western China


The China Earthquake Networks Centre (CENC) registered multiple earthquakes in the area Thursday morning, with the biggest being a magnitude 5.5 quake. Frequent aftershocks were felt, locals said. An quake measuring 6.8 on the Richter scale had hit western China in 2013, killing at least 268 people. Read More »

Apple tops $800 billion market cap for first time

In its earnings report for the second quarter of 2017, the company disclosed that it had sold fewer iPads (down 12 percent) and Macs (down 4 percent) than it had in 2016. Europe's big five markets include Great Britain, Germany, France, Italy, and Spain. Worldwide tablets sales plunged 9.3 percent year-over-year, but that didn't stop the iPad from topping the tablet business. Read More »

New BMW 2 Series Coupe And 2 Series Convertible Announced


At the rear, new one-piece L-shaped LED tail-light clusters extend down the sides of the cars to make their taucked in tails look a little sleeker without increasing the rear overhang - the cars' length stays the same at a compact 4432mm. What we will get is the BMW 530i, which gets 252PS/350Nm 4-cylinder turbo-petrol. Wireless induction phone charging is optional, while Apple CarPlay can be accessed via a BMW navigation system. Read More »

Microsoft quickly fixes 'crazy bad' Windows bug

Tavis Ormandy , one of the Google Project Zero researchers who discovered the flaw, warned exploits were "wormable", meaning they could lead to a self-replicating chain of attacks that moved from vulnerable machine to vulnerable machine. "As this is actively exploited in the wild and attackers can take complete control of the victim system, this should be treated with priority". The vulnerability itself, though, is worth discussing because it once again calls into question whether ... Read More »

Hot Performer of the day: Amyris, Inc. (AMRS)

Stock is now moving with a negative distance from the 200 day simple moving average of approximately -46.33%, and has a poor year to date (YTD) performance of -55.45% which means the stock is constantly subtracting to its value from the previous fiscal year end price. Read More »

Microsoft Patches Fatal Flaw in Windows Antivirus Software

Well, not just any bug. Microsoft has issued an emergency fix for a "crazy bad" security flaw in some versions of Windows. "This is insane bad". Because the Malware Protection Engine is in charge of scanning the file system, it has far-reaching access. Read More »