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Research Sea of Thieves won't have a traditional character creator
Author: 0 Sea of Thieves won't have a traditional character creator

Some new reports have surfaced that include Rare executive producer, Joe Neate, and his thoughts on Sea of Thieves and live services. At all, ' said Chapman. The new game takes the format of a cartoon-style pirate adventure, with players teaming up with friends and strangers to look for treasure and battle giant sea creatures.

Research Samsung Galaxy S9/S9+ duo would feature animated 3D Emoji's
Author: 0 Samsung Galaxy S9/S9+ duo would feature animated 3D Emoji's

The next super-smartphone from Samsung is now not announced for a release date but many rumors have led to a common conclusion that the phone will definitely come with a 3D Emoji , to mimic facial expressions, and also dual stereo speakers! It would have a ram of 4 Gb and a storage capacity of 64 Gb compared to 6 Gb of RAM and 128 Gb of storage for the Galaxy S9 +.

Research Qualcomm Snapdragon X24 LTE
Author: 0 Qualcomm Snapdragon X24 LTE

The world's first Category 20 LTE modem - a 7 nanometer FinFET process - supports up to 2 Gbps download speeds. The X24 modem will likely arrive in devices in consumers' hands around the same time as the first 5G phones will, making it a key part of a hopefully smooth transition in 2019.

Research HTC smartphone president Chialin Chang resigns
Author: 0 HTC smartphone president Chialin Chang resigns

The announcement said the reason for his resignation was due to a " personal career plan ". Chang previously worked at Motorola and Goldman Sachs before joining HTC as CFO in 2012. Before then though, HTC does have a major smartphone launch planned for this year, with the HTC U12 . Chang leaves months after HTC released its well-received 2017 flagship, the HTC U11 .

Research SpaceX sends rocket to Mars for just $90M
Author: 0 SpaceX sends rocket to Mars for just $90M

It has many private-sector uses, including communications satellites. In preparation for the second season of MARS , which is returning to Nat Geo this fall, a camera crew followed Musk and his team on the day of the launch, capturing their reactions as the rocket rumbled to life.

Research THQ Nordic Has Acquired Koch Media for €121m
Author: 0 THQ Nordic Has Acquired Koch Media for €121m

We are talking about the publisher and the intellectual property distributor like Metro , Saints Row , and Dead Island , which means that suddenly the company has become the owner of a large number of new and important brands. Klemens Kundratitz further adds that Koch Media has a history of profitability despite some losses from several less successful game releases. This move of course sees the likes of Saints Row and the Metro again attached to the THQ name, where it joins the likes ...

Research Google Chrome's ad blocker goes live tomorrow to kill annoying online ads
Author: 0 Google Chrome's ad blocker goes live tomorrow to kill annoying online ads

If it determines that you are indeed visiting a domain with irritating ads, the filter will check network requests on the page against ad-related URL patterns in order to block those ads. There are three main types of ads that are targeted by the new standards: full-page ad interstitials, ads that unexpectedly play sound, and flashing (animated) ads .

Research AMP Stories will Bring Snapchat-Inspired News Format to Google Search Results
Author: 0 AMP Stories will Bring Snapchat-Inspired News Format to Google Search Results

AMP has limited specs and Google is caching the content what makes it faster, however, the monetization is limited as the ads are loading slower than the content. Google and a group of publishers came together to work building the story-focused format in AMP. AMP stands for Accelerated Mobile Pages and it's been around for a while, allowing sites to load faster on phones.

Research Nokia 8 gets better with Android 8.1 Oreo
Author: 0 Nokia 8 gets better with Android 8.1 Oreo

They are likely to announce the Nokia 6 (2018 ) and Nokia 7 alongside the Nokia 7 Plus , Nokia 9 and the Android Oreo (Go edition) based Nokia 1 at the event. It has already been listed on FCC, revealing some of the purported specifications. There is just 1GB of RAM and 8GB of expandable storage. Under the hood, the device is powered by a 2.2 GHz octa-core Qualcomm Snapdragon 630 processor along with Adreno 508 GPU.

Research Android P will embrace the iPhone X
Author: 0 Android P will embrace the iPhone X "notch"

It would make sense for the next Android version to be more notch-friendly because many OEMs are expected to introduce devices this year which will have a notch on the front due to facial recognition components and advanced front-facing cameras.

Research NASA budget proposal plans of NASA funding of ISS, seeks commercial transition
Author: 0 NASA budget proposal plans of NASA funding of ISS, seeks commercial transition

The ISS , with its first section, launched back in 1998, was jointly developed by the United States and Russian Federation and allows global crews to conduct scientific research in a low Earth orbit environment. The NASA document notes that the station's global partners are each at a different state in planning for operations of the ISS beyond 2024. The station's other key partners - Canada, Europe and Japan - have not strongly expressed either a desire to continue using the ISS beyond ...

Research Here's why people are hating the new Snapchat update
Author: 0 Here's why people are hating the new Snapchat update

Here's what to try if you want to get rid of the new Snapchat and revert to the old version. A petition (Change.org petition) is being signed on Twitter has nearly got half a million of signatures from users to "Remove the new Snapchat update".

Research Latest Xiaomi teaser suggests the Mi TV is finally coming to India
Author: 0 Latest Xiaomi teaser suggests the Mi TV is finally coming to India

Xiaomi has also been officially tweeting about a new product launch that will take place in the country's capital on February 14, this Valentine's Day. "From these words, it seems that the midrange will have a very wide screen and a high resolution as well", the report stated. Now, the Redmi Note 5 Pro comes with 5.9-inch Full HD+ display.

Research Nasa spacecraft takes farthest ever image from Earth
Author: 0 Nasa spacecraft takes farthest ever image from Earth

This is a TRANS-Neptunian object from the Kuiper belt makes one revolution around the Sun for 295 years. That image was made at a vantage point of 3.75 billion miles from Earth. The targeted object is known as 2014 MU69; the spacecraft will pass within 2,175 miles (3,500 kilometres). " New Horizons has always been a mission of firsts - first to explore Pluto , first to explore the Kuiper Belt , fastest spacecraft ever launched", says New Horizons Principal Investigator Alan ...

Research Researchers developed electronic skin self-healable, recyclable
Author: 0 Researchers developed electronic skin self-healable, recyclable

The e-skin can also heal itself if it's torn apart. Findings obtained from the research have been disclosed in a published paper by the journal Science Advances , in which research steam has described the e-skin creation that encloses sensors capable of measuring airflow, pressure, humidity and temperature.

Author: 0 Trump admin considering privatizing International Space Station

The administration will reportedly ask for $150 million in the 2019 fiscal year in its budget request on Monday. Cruz said he hoped reports of ending station funding would "prove as unfounded as Bigfoot" and blamed it on "numskulls" at the Office of Management and Budget.

Research Google considering streaming service for games
Author: 0 Google considering streaming service for games

If any company is good at building a speedy, robust internet service, though, it's Google. The service is codenamed " Yeti ", and it would be similar to streaming services like PlayStation Now-users would pay a subscription fee to access a collection of games, which are run on a remote device and streamed over the Internet.

Research Second White House aide resigns over domestic abuse
Author: 0 Second White House aide resigns over domestic abuse

The president's comments set off a firestorm at a time of national conversation about the mistreatment of women and they came amid rampant White House finger-pointing about who knew what, and when, about the severity of the spousal abuse allegations.