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Electronics Garmin Speak puts Amazon Alexa in your auto
Author: 0 Garmin Speak puts Amazon Alexa in your auto

Thanks to voice capture technology with echo cancelation, you can call out Alexa and the Sonos One will hear you - even while playing loud music. The Sonos One is set to release on October 24 and will be selling for $199. Sonos only has so much room for slip-ups here, because the One is just one of many smart speakers on the market.

Electronics Say Hello To KRACK: WiFi Is No Longer Secure
Author: 0 Say Hello To KRACK: WiFi Is No Longer Secure

This means that the hacker who is inside the physical range of one's WiFi network can crack the Wi-Fi password. We all love to be connected on Wi-Fi, but the very same Wi-Fi that we are using has a serious vulnerability. The Wi-Fi Alliance, an industry group, says there's no evidence that the vulnerability discovered by researcher Mathy Vanhoef has been exploited maliciously.

Electronics Nintendo wants the Switch to get
Author: 0 Nintendo wants the Switch to get "mature content"

Crazy Justice will be coming to the Xbox One, Nintendo Switch , Playstation 4, and PC, and is expected to be released by Q2 2018. While this was a growing concern for many fans looking for more mature content Nintendo has seemingly heard the outcry and is expressing that it wants to "grow up".

Author: 0 Microsoft refused to develop Windows Phone

The latest announcement of sorts related to the matter, which comes from Microsoft's Joe Belfiore via Twitter , is the final nail in the coffin. Last summer, Microsoft cut thousands of jobs from its mobile division , and the last phone it produced in-house was 2015's Lumia XL .

Electronics Microsoft Edge browser preview version now available for Android and iOS
Author: 0 Microsoft Edge browser preview version now available for Android and iOS

The app formerly known as Arrow Launcher was a product of the Microsoft Garage, which has since come out with a number of Android apps. In related news, Microsoft has renamed its Arrow Launcher as Microsoft Launcher . The Microsoft Launcher is now in beta at present, though a gold standard release is expected very soon. Android tablets and iPad support is also going to be left out in the beginning.

Electronics QuickQuotes: what's being said about the end of TransCanada's Energy East
Author: 0 QuickQuotes: what's being said about the end of TransCanada's Energy East

Trudeau's "a lack of interest and leadership" on Energy East could undermine confidence in national unity, said Wall. With that avenue closed off, Western Canada's oil industry is now counting on Trans Mountain project to help carry crude to the Pacific Coast, where it would be shipped to markets in Asia, as well as TransCanada's long-delayed Keystone XL pipeline, which would move more Alberta oil to refineries along the U.S.

Electronics Apple Launches Formal Investigation as iPhone 8 Explodes While Charging
Author: 0 Apple Launches Formal Investigation as iPhone 8 Explodes While Charging

Wireless charging and the new A11 chip are really the only new things about the iPhone 8 compared to the iPhone 7 . The iPhone 8 Plus starts at US$799, which is US$30 higher than that of the iPhone 7 Plus at launch. Many in the industry feel that Apple is doing this to market its new 10th-anniversary special edition iPhone X which is dubbed as the costliest iPhone ever.

Electronics Google admits citing 4chan to spread fake Vegas shooter news
Author: 0 Google admits citing 4chan to spread fake Vegas shooter news

Users on the message board site 4chan identified the wrong man as the suspect in the deadliest mass shooting in the country's history. Mashable was able to replicate the result , but the links no longer appear in the module. Millions of concerned people, some potentially with family members affected by the shooting, likely Googled or searched on Twitter and Facebook for scraps of information in the hours after the attack.

Author: 0 Peter Dutton Says The NRL Should Play A 'No' Campaign Song Too

Malcolm Turnbull insists the vast majority of Australians have dealt with the same-sex marriage survey civilly and respectfully - including Tony Abbott. Thanks to the controversy, " Same Love " has reached the top of the iTunes chart and the top of the iTunes video chart. "Don't use our dime and don't use our time to try and convince us of a political argument that you're putting", he said .

Author: 0 Federation Internationale de Football Association 18 PC Launch Interrupted By Download Issues

This solves many problems with playing online, even if it is annoying. Broadcast packages and lineup graphics help add to the realism and depth, moving the video game closer to real life. FIFA Ultimate Teams are also on the console and perform exactly how you'd expect. Squad Battles are a part of Ultimate Team where you earn points to gain rewards, but you won't be able to play them on the Switch version.

Author: 0 Here's everything that's missing from the Nintendo Switch version of Federation Internationale de Football Association 18

Another area in which EA has looked to improve realism this year is by introducing Real Player Motion Technology in an attempt to get high-profile players to run and move like they would in real life. And, of course, this is for fans who want a "real" Federation Internationale de Football Association on the go. A lot of the same characters from last year, such as Catherine Hunter, Jim Hunter, Harold Walker, Gareth Walker, Danny Williams and more, all introduced, but this year sees ...

Electronics Federation Internationale de Football Association 18 out now
Author: 0 Federation Internationale de Football Association 18 out now

When you can't install Federation Internationale de Football Association 18, you may need to free up storage space, or you may need to disconnect from the Internet and restart the installation. However, it plays well as a mobile version of the game, and for some, it may be their only option. EA Sports made a couple of big calculated risks past year by overhauling the gameplay and graphics through the use of the Frostbite engine for the first time as well as introducing a first-ever story ...

Electronics Blackberry shares soar as it reaps rewards of move to software
Author: 0 Blackberry shares soar as it reaps rewards of move to software

They expect $-0.61 earnings per share, down 3.39% or $0.02 from last year's $-0.59 per share. First Trust Advisors LP now owns 126,287 shares of the company's stock worth $979,000 after buying an additional 8,947 shares during the period. Avago Technologies Limited had 134 analyst reports since August 4, 2015 according to SRatingsIntel. Scotiabank restated an "outperform" rating and issued a $13.50 price objective on shares of BlackBerry Limited in a report on Thursday.

Electronics Four reasons why Apple's iOS 11 software update rocks
Author: 0 Four reasons why Apple's iOS 11 software update rocks

Here's a final oddity to note: if you disable Wi-Fi or Bluetooth from Control Center, they will automatically be fully re-enabled when it's 5 AM local time or after you restart your device. It extends battery life and improves cellular connection. The situation is further complicated because both Bluetooth and Wi-Fi will turn back on automatically under specific circumstances.

Electronics Additional THAAD systems to be stationed in South Korea's U.S. base
Author: 0 Additional THAAD systems to be stationed in South Korea's U.S. base

Additional launchers for a controversial American antimissile system will be installed Thursday in Seongju County, North Gyeongsang, the Ministry of National Defense said Wednesday. Since 2008, photographer Eric Lafforgue ventured to North Korea six times. Following North Korea's repeated provocations-including launching a missile over northern Japan last week and a sixth nuclear test on Sunday-Moon appeared significantly more comfortable with the presence of the US system over South Korea's ...

Electronics Sony Xperia XA1 Plus Launched at IFA 2017
Author: 0 Sony Xperia XA1 Plus Launched at IFA 2017

Trying to lure consumers into buying its new handsets, Sony released promo videos for each of them. The Xperia XZ1 Compact also features the same camera specifications so you don't have to compromise in this regard. In the front, it has a small 4.6 (inch) HD Display with a resolution of 1280 x 720 pixels, protection of Gorilla Glass 5 is there. The Xperia XZ1 and Xperia XZ1 Compact will launch worldwide at the end of September with Android 8 Oreo , for respectively EUR 699 and EUR ...

Electronics Selena Gomez's Instagram Hacker posts NUDES of Justin Bieber
Author: 0 Selena Gomez's Instagram Hacker posts NUDES of Justin Bieber

Fans speculated online that the account , which is the social media platforms second most-followed account , had been hacked . "My first thing was like...how can they do this?" said Bieber. Like, I feel like I can't step outside and feel like I can go outside naked. "When I turned into the most-took after individual on Instagram , I kind of went insane", she conceded.

Electronics Android Oreo Adaptive Icons Not What They Seem
Author: 0 Android Oreo Adaptive Icons Not What They Seem

If you live outside China then your Android device will have Google Play Store pre-installed. Below, you'll find a link to the its APK and, for those unfamiliar with the process of sideloading apps on Android, a simple guide on how to install the launcher on your device.

Electronics Paul Ryan: Congress will miss September deadline for spending bills
Author: 0 Paul Ryan: Congress will miss September deadline for spending bills

The House Speaker held a town hall last night where he said that Trump " messed up " last week by being morally ambiguous about whether there was any comparison between white supremacists and their counter-protesters. Earlier in the day Ryan and Walden made an appearance at Intel in Hillsboro where they talked tax reform. For individuals, Ryan advocated for a simple tax code with fewer loopholes and complicated features.

Electronics Confirmed: Apple to Add Wireless Charging to the iPhone 8
Author: 0 Confirmed: Apple to Add Wireless Charging to the iPhone 8

Per the publication, the OLED iPhone will be "priced at around $999", citing "people briefed on the product". Three variants of the iPhone 8? Of course there is no confirmation if the device in Cook's pocket is really an iPhone 8 , an iPhone 7s Plus or a completely different device for that matter.

Electronics 'Rocket League' on the Nintendo Switch gets exclusive Mario, Luigi-themed cars
Author: 0 'Rocket League' on the Nintendo Switch gets exclusive Mario, Luigi-themed cars

If Mario cars are not your thing and you want something more mature and elegant for your Rocket League matches, Psyonix has you also hooked. Ever since it was confirmed during E3 2017 that Rocket League would be coming to the Nintendo Switch, fans of the sports game have been excited to see what kind of exclusive items will be available on the platform, and the Metroid and Mario cars are likely just the beginning.

Electronics Xfinity is giving out free Call of Duty: WWII Private Beta codes
Author: 0 Xfinity is giving out free Call of Duty: WWII Private Beta codes

The download comes in at just over 16GB. An open beta for all PS4 and Xbox One users with online services subscribed can check out the game from September 1 to September 4. The new Headquarters space serves the objective of being exactly that-your headquarters-but it does so in a way that the Call of Duty community will probably appreciate more than any other gaming community could.

Electronics Super Nintendo Classic Mini has a great rewind feature
Author: 0 Super Nintendo Classic Mini has a great rewind feature

You're also free to choose from a variety of frames to fill in the surrounding areas of the screen. The SNES Classic delivers on that front. The biggest innovation is a new rewind feature that lets you dial back the many mistakes you'll be making when playing the SNES Classic's challenging old-school titles.

Electronics Apple Takes on Hollywood, Sets $1 Billion Original Content Budget
Author: 0 Apple Takes on Hollywood, Sets $1 Billion Original Content Budget

Its reality show Planet of the Apps has had its fair share of success and " Carpool Karaoke " continues to send shockwaves online. In comparison, Netflix is expected to spend about $ 6 billion this year. Apple's entry into the original content space makes sense given its deep investments in TV and mobile devices, as well as in digital download and streaming services.

Author: 0 Samsung Galaxy Note 8 Final Specifications and New Teaser Image Emerge

Samsung and Apple haven't confirmed the key features of their respective devices, but the rumor mill has revealed nearly every detail about the upcoming Note and iPhone, including their dimensions . The bottom bezel of the phablet is empty. The launch date of LG's V30 smartphone is believed to be quite close to Samsung and its Galaxy Note 8 unveiling event.

Electronics Samsung Galaxy S8 Active leaks in pretty convincing real-life photos
Author: 0 Samsung Galaxy S8 Active leaks in pretty convincing real-life photos

According to the source, Roland Quandt , the eagerly anticipated device will arrive in Deep Blue color option in addition to Black, Orchid Grey and possibly more options. But with the announcement planned for a month from now, it won't be long until we know what Samsung has in store. The smartphone hides an unspecified octa- core chipset under the hood, clocked at 1.6GHz.

Electronics Ford F-150 Police Responder joins the fleet next spring
Author: 0 Ford F-150 Police Responder joins the fleet next spring

Ford says this truck has the largest passenger volume, payload and towing capacity of any pursuit-rated police vehicle. Providing the highest horsepower and greatest torque of any pursuit-rated police vehicle, the engine generates 375 horsepower and a muscular 470 lb.

Electronics Nintendo's Switch Online companion app is now available for iOS
Author: 0 Nintendo's Switch Online companion app is now available for iOS

Speaking of compatibility, Nintendo adds that Splatoon 2 is the only game now compatible with the service. Also, remember that the online service of Nintendo will remain free until the end of this year. Grab it here for iOS (with support for both iPhone and iPad), and here for Android . The app will be a crucial part of the Switch's online functionality from this point onwards, hence the app's launch before Friday's release of Splatoon 2 .

Electronics Valve Swings the Banhammer, Purging Over 40000 Steam Accounts
Author: 0 Valve Swings the Banhammer, Purging Over 40000 Steam Accounts

Easily topping the previous record of 15,227 ( according to Steam Database ) from October 2016. An additional 5,000 users received game bans on 6 July, which ban an account from playing a certain game online. When it comes to Valve, the Steam bans often happen as a result of cheating on some of the most popular games on the platform. All of these accounts end up banned due to it picking up cheating, and that is a lot of accounts per day on Steam that end up banned.

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