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by | December 08, 2016 | 08:11

ForwardWorks will also be collaborating with Square Enix on future mobile games. Everybody's Golf is the first mobile title expected from ForwardWorks, now slated for release in 2017. Various functions such as position detection sensor, IC reading device, LED, Bluetooth etc. are packed in the special pad, and when putting a card on the pad, it detects the direction and movement quickly and exchanges data with the smartphone game application through Bluetooth can do.

by | December 07, 2016 | 00:42

The changes will take effect within a few weeks, Kevin Systrom, a founder and the chief executive of Instagram , said in a blog post . The company is updating its comments so users can like each other's comments on posts, the Facebook-owned company announced on Tuesday.

by | December 07, 2016 | 00:43

A recount of 75 precincts in Philadelphia turned up just five more votes for Hillary Clinton. "There is no love there". "Sometimes when we do these recounts, we find irregularities that are worth looking into", Irwin said. There are 6,300 precincts across the state, meaning a statewide recount would cost $787,500. In his ruling, Goldsmith wrote that "budgetary concerns are not sufficiently significant to risk the disenfranchisement of Michigan's almost 5 million voters".

by | December 07, 2016 | 00:37

Witnesses reported hearing rapid gunfire after the two men were in a heated argument. They continued to argue from their cars at the light, and at some point McKnight got out and leaned into Gasser's vehicle. Gasser and the man got into a fight on the phone and then Gasser followed the man to a service station, confronted him and hit him several times. Gasser allegedly cut the other driver off with his vehicle, prompting the alleged victim to call a number shown on Gasser's auto to complain.

by | December 07, 2016 | 00:37

And the reason it says is - the phone has lot more to offer than just the invincible built. The LG V20 was the first smartphone ever to get the Android 7.0 Nougat out-of-the-box when it was launched in September. With a shock-absorbing material Si-PC that protects the top and bottom edges of V20, the smartphone is compliant with the USA military standard test.

by | December 04, 2016 | 02:26

You can look for the game to launch for the PC, PS4 and Xbox One starting January 24th, 2017. This game was the base up on which most modern day survival horror games are made. However, not much else was revealed in terms of what the video cassettes contain other than their additional functionality to help the protagonist Ethan crack the code of the title's numerous puzzle-solving scenarios .

by | December 02, 2016 | 03:48

Also Thursday, the Morton County Sheriff's Department, which has been in charge of much of the law enforcement's response to protesters, released a video of a veteran who is critical of the Veterans Stand for Standing Rock . "That is the understanding that we had initially but we had to get that clarified". Hunke said increasingly frequent protest activity in the Bismarck-Mandan area is "an inconvenience" but hasn't cut into business's bottom lines.

by | December 01, 2016 | 00:07

We know from their spending that Americans are feeling extra generous this year. The five best-selling electronic products were Sony PlayStation 4 , Microsoft Xbox, Samsung 4K TVs, Apple iPads , and Amazon Fire tablets, the company said.

by | November 29, 2016 | 17:58

The daily cited a "source closer to the situation" saying, "Since LG Innotek also has its own 3D camera and related technologies, such joint efforts will likely to bear fruit sometime within next year". Apple is also teaming up with Israeli camera tech startup Linx, which they acquired back in April previous year. Confusions over which iPhone 6s devices are eligible for exchange is also adding on to the frustration.

by | November 29, 2016 | 17:55

We know that when Apple releases a new version of its mobile operating system there are always issues that seem to take a while to resolve. While iOS 10 .1.1 promises to bring bug fixes and stability improvements, it seems it might bring another, much less welcome new feature - reduced battery life.

by | November 29, 2016 | 17:50

Amazon's next iteration of the Echo speaker will be a "premium" model that includes a touchscreen measuring around seven inches, marking "a major departure" from the tall, cylindrical design of the Echo now on sale. The Amazon Fire TV allows you to enjoy high-definition 1080p streams on Amazon Video, Netflix, YouTube, Hulu and more. Apple is working on their own Siri speaker and Google just released Google Home with Google Assistant so it will be interesting to see how they react to this.

by | November 29, 2016 | 17:47

It is still unclear whether the next-generation Galaxy S8 will come with the same MicroSD support. It's an easy decision for Samsung to make that allows it to stay level with the specifications of the smartphone competition, but it does come with a built-in question.

by | November 28, 2016 | 15:33

Retailers are readying themselves for another record Black Friday despite suggestions of shopper "fatigue" after days of discounting ahead of the main event. But the move has been controversial, as many workers have voiced complaints that stores are putting profits over workers' time to be with their families.

by | November 27, 2016 | 17:47

Likewise, he is quickly proving to be not your ordinary president-elect . A drawn-out probe, fueled by Trump from the White House, would invariably become a political circus, take on the overtones of vendetta and deepen the wounds of the election.

by | November 27, 2016 | 17:47

Macy's CEO Terry Lundgren tells The Associated Press that store traffic has been encouraging. Dedication pays off, too, said Paul Grafton, who had been waiting in a long line for more than an hour at the White Rose Bar and Grill in York, Penn., Friday morning.

by | November 27, 2016 | 17:42

It's going to be a long drawn-out fight and a tactical chess match. Brunson (16-4) pushed the pace from the beginning in a style that bordered on reckless. Whittaker was patient with his punches but continued to chip away at the knockout artist before a head kick, followed by a combination to the body and head, sent Brunson down.

by | November 26, 2016 | 17:58

Dr Michael Farzam told police that his patient "Jim Jones" was suffering from temporary psychosis as a result of sleep deprivation and dehydration, TMZ quoted law enforcement sources as saying on Tuesday. "There was no question about her staying in NYC". Kanye West, the media and everybody else who jumped on Taylor Swift this past summer really owe her an apology.

by | November 26, 2016 | 17:51

Street Fighter V might have been off to a rocky start with lower than expected grades in reviews and poor sales, but this doesn't mean Capcom is about to give up on the game anytime soon. Sure, Capcom has fresh titles on deck such as Resident Evil 7, but aside from its plans to keep tacking on materials to Street Fighter 5, the company has also openly declared it will be doubling down on existing properties by making HD remasters of triple-A games a priority.

by | November 26, 2016 | 17:47

Gamers should definitely shop by GameStop to level up on games and get some very sweet deals on consoles, especially those from the last generation. For just £179.99, that's £70 down from the pre-Black Friday price of £249.99, Microsoft are letting you carry away this Xbox One 500GB + Quantum Break + Alan Wake + Forza Horizon 3 deal! Probably the best set of console deals available, in addition to massive discounts on games and controllers.

by | November 24, 2016 | 01:31

With most American families eating dinner early on Thanksgiving, this could represent the ideal balance between respecting the holiday and not losing traffic to its competitors. "Consumers should really adopt a long-term focus and understand that although there's a lot of great sales on Black Friday , you oftentimes can find similar or better deals at a different points of the year", Hartmann said.

by | November 24, 2016 | 01:26

Facebook has reportedly developed a software tool that will help keep certain content away from users' news feeds in certain geographies, reflecting the company's apparent willingness to meet Chinese government censorship demands part of the way.

by | November 24, 2016 | 01:25

Hewlett Packard Enterprise Company (NYSE: HPE ) stock traded with the volume of 24.06 Million in the last trading session. HPE's share price surged nearly 50% in the last twelve months after the success of the separation of HPE and HP Inc .

by | November 24, 2016 | 01:24

Card-issuing banks told the Madison Square Garden Company about suspicious transactions, which led to investigations that confirmed the breach. The Madison Square Garden Company (NYSE:MSG) is notifying customers that it identified and has addressed a payment card issue.

by | November 24, 2016 | 01:23

The question at hand is whether you're willing to wait another year to pick up an Xbox One . What is Xbox One S? Photo credit to Techtimes.com. Elder Scrolls 4: Oblivion and Call of Duty: Modern Warfare 3 also look set to be the next couple of games to join the Xbox One backwards compatibility scheme.

by | November 23, 2016 | 17:40

Industry sources are now telling The Investor that Samsung is getting to ready to launch a glossy black shade early in December. Likewise, with the Note 7 officially pulled out from the market, Samsung is in the work in order to boost its dwindling sales.

by | November 23, 2016 | 17:40

Officers who arrived on the scene found the officer injured on the ground, Craig said. Police released a picture of a unique bicycle that the suspect was riding at the time of the shooting. In the aftermath of the shooting, there had been a 'massive manhunt' in the area, with police saying they were searching for a black man in his 40s, wearing a white t-shirt and a skull cap and a brown jacket.

by | November 22, 2016 | 19:07

Viewership in the USA, U.K., Germany, Austria and Japan exceeded that of the previous number one Amazon show, The Man in The High Castle . The Grand Tour airs new episode on Amazon Prime every Friday. James May will be one of the hosts of the new Amazon Original " The Grand Tour ". Grand Tour premiered on Amazon Prime Video Friday and broke viewership.

by | November 20, 2016 | 21:09

Miami shot 57.7 percent from the floor, nearly 16 full points above its season average entering Saturday. Dragic drove inside for the last four points, his latter layup making it 89-76 with 2:41 left in the quarter. Morris said postgame that he expects to practice Sunday. F Justise Winslow (wrist) and G Wayne Ellington (thigh) remained out, while F Willie Reed left early in the second quarter with a hyperextended right knee.

by | November 19, 2016 | 10:41

At the moment we don't know what trim levels are going to be offered but we are expecting to see a top of the range Quadrifoglio Verde option. The mid-size Stelvio isn't just assembled at its Cassino, Italy, plant; FCA says it's "crafted by Alfa Romeo artisans" to provide "the ideal mix of high performance, capability and Italian design".

by | November 18, 2016 | 08:33

This helps to save time and avoid missing the online and in-store deals. Black Friday foot traffic is expected to drop 3.5 percent this year, according to data from Foursquare . By raising the original, comparison or regular prices, consumers are led to believe they're getting a better deal than they actually are. Here's a look at the schedules released by major retailers so far.

by | November 18, 2016 | 08:23

Snapdragon 835: How Much Better? The new chip, designed by Qualcomm, will be manufactured by Samsung Semiconductor using Samsung's edgy 10nm (nanometer) FinFET process technology. Qualcomm, the chip manufacturer behind the guts of almost every top Android smartphone, including those from Samsung, HTC, LG and OnePlus, has announced a major upgrade to its own quick charge tech.

by | November 18, 2016 | 08:20

In an interview Thursday with the Washington Post , Horner explained how the falsehoods he publishes gain steam online, and how he thinks his stories impacted the presidential election . According to Buzzfeed News , people who got their election news from Facebook looked at more false stories than real ones. That supports earlier reports that Facebook didn't address its fake news problem, because it would've removed a lot of conservative content from people's Feeds.

by | November 18, 2016 | 08:23

Spencer said: "Scorpio will be a premium console ". For $300, or $50 off the regular price tag, Black Friday shoppers can get an Xbox One S 1 TB system with " Battlefield 1 Special Edition " plus a wireless controller and a 4K ultra high-definition (UHD) Blu-ray.

by | November 18, 2016 | 08:23

Steve Bennett, general manager of Mill Town Music Hall and chairman of the Haralson County Chamber of Commerce for 2016, said Black Friday shoppers in Haralson County don't have to expect seeing the "mob mentality" sometimes seen in malls across the U.S.

by | November 18, 2016 | 08:23

Compounding the evil, Facebook's design makes fake stories from fake sites such as the nonexistent Denver Guardian look like stories from the very real Denver Post. In general, people who fall for fake stories do so when they turn off their BS detector because they want a story to be true ( coughcoughRollingStonecough ).

by | November 18, 2016 | 08:17

Overall, the tone and some of the angles that Watch Dogs 2 tackles are quite frankly some controversial topics that I've not seen covered in gaming. It's a must-play game and for those that own a PlayStation 4 Pro, you should definitely pick it up just for the visual feast alone. And the automatic suspension by Sony of a user's account for posting an image of the in-game vagina he stumbled across.

by | November 16, 2016 | 01:13

Bogus news sites on the Facebook Audience Network benefited from ad revenue shared with them by Facebook, meaning the practice of publishing fake news was not only deceptive but profitable. Facebook is implementing a similar policy, a spokesman said . As noted, Zuckerberg has pushed back on the notion that fake news on Facebook contributed to Donald Trump's upset victory, arguing: "The idea that fake news on Facebook influenced the election in any way is a pretty insane idea".

by | November 16, 2016 | 01:10

Furthermore, Apple has updated the artwork of various existing emoji by adding more detail to make them look more realistic and less cartoonish. But now, in the third beta of the new software, the peach butt emoji isn't just back, it's better and more butt-like than ever.

by | November 16, 2016 | 01:05

Batting away a multi-billion dollar offer from Facebook in 2015 was a crystal clear signal that Snap Inc. had ambitions beyond just being another company's subsidiary, and lots of outside money would be needed to fuel that growth. In an email to Gizmodo, the company declined to confirm or comment on the reports , but it's safe to say that some Snapchat employees are probably planning some very expensive vacations right about now.

by | November 16, 2016 | 01:06

Of course, just like any other app, PhotoScan automatically crops an image as well, so you don't have to worry about a digital copy that's absolutely off its axis. Scanned photos can be saved to your phones internal storage, or Google Photos to be organized, searchable, and shared. I used to be a big fan of the Google+ photo editing tools so seeing these features come back is very welcome.

by | November 16, 2016 | 00:58

Those who purchase an electric auto after September 1, 2019 will find that their vehicle automatically makes noise when it's traveling at speeds less than 18.6 miles per hour. The Pedestrian Safety Enhancement Act of 2010 was mandated and signed into law in 2011 to establish a standard for sound beacons on so-called quiet cars.

by | November 16, 2016 | 00:59

Furthermore, it has adopted its policies to better define the unacceptable discrimination which can be flagged up by users. The company also said it has retrained all support teams on its hate-speech policies, including hosting special sessions on " cultural and historical contextualization of hateful conduct ".

by | November 15, 2016 | 06:05

The girls said they saw a stream of messages about the protest on Snapchat. Students with megaphones led protesters in a march across the student parking lot and onto University Boulevard West. A Portland Public Schools spokesperson said the schools that had student walkouts Monday were Beaumont, Irvington, Metropolitan Learning Center, Tabor, Sunnyside, Hosford, Cleveland, Wilson, Benton and Franklin.

by | November 10, 2016 | 02:32

Meanwhile, the spokesman of Apple, Tom Neumayr, already advised their consumers to be careful about the use of these apps while Apple continues with their investigation, and assures that the security of the customers are ensured. "We hope that our clients are all official sellers", he said. Seeing many grammatical or spelling errors is always a good sign that an app isn't legitimate.

by | November 01, 2016 | 04:19

The high court's order means that student Gavin Grimm will not be able to use the boys' bathroom in the meantime. The case drew national attention of groups including the Alliance Defending Freedom , a non-profit legal organization based in Arizona that advocates for religious freedom.

by | October 31, 2016 | 02:25

Reigning champion Hamilton was quicker than Rosberg in all three practice sessions in Mexico City and also set the pace in qualifying, clocking one minute and 18.704 seconds on soft tyres to take pole. Rosberg, meanwhile, struggled for pace and was P5 after his first Q2 flyer, with the top six covered by just a second. The top ten in the starting grid comprised of Hamilton and Rosberg in the front row, Verstappen and Ricciardo in the second row leading Hulkenberg, Raikkonen, Vettel, Bottas, ...

by | October 29, 2016 | 11:09

New rules adopted yesterday in a close vote by the Federal Communications Commission ( FCC ) are aimed at increasing privacy protections for customers of broadband Internet services. Technology expert, Brian Schott with TMI Hospitality says the FCC made the new rules because internet providers are in the business of making money.

by | October 28, 2016 | 13:38

Last, but definitely not least, we have Primarina, the Water/Fairy type. One reason why Pokemon Sun and Moon caught up with players could be related to the Pokemon Go craze. All four Alola Guardians share a new Z-Move called Guardian of Alola, which summons a giant golem to smash the opponent. We also get confirmation that Sun and Moon will have a Pokémon League but it hasn't been built yet.

by | October 27, 2016 | 21:20

Is the display on the handheld version a touch screen? When using the Nintendo Switch on the road players have the option of taking the Nintendo Switch out of the console stand and attach controller pads on both sides of the device. "We have made no announcement regarding the future of Nintendo 3DS". This hints at the fact that this could be an upgraded port of Mario Kart 8, or a new game entirely.

by | October 27, 2016 | 21:18

Akhtar was, however, let off soon after since he has diplomatic immunity on Indian soil. Shoaib, the Jodhpur-based passport and visa agent allegedly involved in espionage racket, was detained near his home town this evening, police said. Pakistan High Commission must ensure that there should be no anti-India activities, the MEA spokesperson added. Apart from the two spies, last week a Pakistani spy was arrested from Jammu and Kashmir's Samba district for passing on vital information ...