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Technology Battlefront 2's microtransactions might never come back
Author: 0 Battlefront 2's microtransactions might never come back

Speaking during the 37th NASDAQ Investor Conference this week, Blake Jorgensen, EA's CFO, said the publishing powerhouse has yet to make a decision on whether or not the controversial feature will be re-implemented. Clearly, we are very focused on listening to the consumer and understanding what the consumer wants and that's evolving constantly . But if EA is aware of what people want, this will hopefully mean that whatever it chooses to do with microtransactions, the solution will do right by ...

Technology Checks against EVM misuse in place in Gujarat
Author: 0 Checks against EVM misuse in place in Gujarat

He told NDTV , "There are 24,000 polling booths in Gujarat". Meanwhile, the poll panel also received several complaints over Electronic Voting Machine (EVM) malfunctioning in Kosamba region of Valsad district. "We are inquiring into complaints of EVMs being connected to Bluetooth or WiFi made from Porbandar", said Chief Electoral Officer (CEO), Gujarat, BB Swain.

Author: 0 Amazon Echo expands to 28 more countries

According to the report from Bloomberg , it looks like YouTube will be the dominating brand, with "much of the staff for Google Play Music " merged into the YouTube Music team. The new service, referred to internally as Remix, would include Spotify-like on-demand streaming and would incorporate elements from YouTube, such as video clips.

Technology Romancing SaGa 2 Launches On All Platforms December 15
Author: 0 Romancing SaGa 2 Launches On All Platforms December 15

Whatever the generation, the empire must be prepared for battle with The Seven Heroes, folklore legends that have returned as terrifying demons. Meanwhile the third entry, Romancing SaGa 3 , was originally released on the Super Famicom in 1995 and has been a Japan exclusive ever since.

Technology PSX 2017: The Last Guardian free PSVR demo December 12
Author: 0 PSX 2017: The Last Guardian free PSVR demo December 12

The drop in sales of its gaming console could be the reason that Microsoft stopped manufacturing Xbox One . A new PlayStation VR shooter is on the way. Although it might be too early to reach a conclusion in the competition, it does seem that Sony will be remaining on top for the foreseeable future.

Author: 0 Apple may acquire Shazam and announce it on Monday

A report from TechCrunch says that Apple is "close to acquiring" Shazam, the ubiquitous music-recognition service that's been available on the iPhone virtually from the beginning. Reps for Apple and Shazam did not immediately respond to requests for comment. Should Apple decide to remove Shazam from the mobile app store of Alphabet Inc.'s Google, it could prove a key differentiator for prospective customers.

Technology The Redmi 5A is Xiaomi Malaysia's most affordable smartphone
Author: 0 The Redmi 5A is Xiaomi Malaysia's most affordable smartphone

Xiaomi enjoyed great success in India by delivering quality products at affordable price. The smartphone is available through various online and offline channels in the country, including Flipkart , Mi.com, Sangeetha, Poorvika, Big C, LOT, and UniverCell among others.

Technology Witchfire Is A Great Looking 'Dark Fantasy FPS' by The Astronauts
Author: 0 Witchfire Is A Great Looking 'Dark Fantasy FPS' by The Astronauts

It's a dark fantasy first person shooter... and that's all we can say at the moment. Much like The Vanishing of Ethan Carter , personally I'm interested to see how The Astronauts blends its shooting gameplay within a fascinating world, and it certainly looks to be a lush world full of secrets to discover and explore.

Technology Huge Discounts for Pixel 2 and Pixel 2 XL on Flipkart
Author: 0 Huge Discounts for Pixel 2 and Pixel 2 XL on Flipkart

Google Pixel 2 XL is available after a flat discount of Rs5,001 and bank offer of Rs8,000. The Google Pixel 2 generally comes at Rs 61,000 and Rs 70,000 for the 64GB and 128GB storage versions. Other phones which are offered with heavy discounts are - Samsung On Nxt (64 GB) at Rs 12,900 (discount of Rs 5,000), Moto C plus at Rs 5,999 (off Rs 1,000), Apple iPhone 7 (32 GB) at Rs 39,999 (off Rs 9,001), Samsung Galaxy S7 at Rs 29,990 (having a whopping discount of Rs 16,010), while ...

Technology Oppo F5 Youth launched: Features, Specifications and Price
Author: 0 Oppo F5 Youth launched: Features, Specifications and Price

Detailing on the specifications, the Oppo F5 Youth boasts of a 6-inch FHD+ display with a resolution of 2160 x 1080 pixels and an aspect ratio of 18:9. Oppo F5 Youth has connectivity options such as 4G VoLTE, Wi-Fi 802.11 a/b/g/n, Bluetooth 4.2, A-GPS, Micro-USB with USB OTG support, and a 3.5mm audio jack.

Technology Moody's downgrades Steinhoff 4 notches in accounting fallout
Author: 0 Moody's downgrades Steinhoff 4 notches in accounting fallout

Steinhoff shares lost a further 43% on Thursday, going from a December 6 price of 462,5 rand (nearly $34) on the Johannesburg Stock Exchange to less than 10 rand (73c) on December 8. Steinhoff has its roots in South Africa and has expanded aggressively around the world with a series of acquisitions, including Mattress Firm and Poundland, and now has 130,000 employees worldwide.

Technology HomeKit Vulnerability Discovered, Already Patched
Author: 0 HomeKit Vulnerability Discovered, Already Patched

But it's the locks and garage door openers that would give a would-be burglar easy access to an Apple user's house or business. Apple has released a security update to address almost two dozen vulnerabilities in macOS High Sierra. The ability to hack a smart lock may sound worrisome, but traditional door locks can be picked too, noted Jeff Tang, a security researcher with Cylance.

Technology Exodus' Trailer Reveals Fall 2018 Release — Metro
Author: 0 Exodus' Trailer Reveals Fall 2018 Release — Metro

There is no arguing that Metro: Exodus will be on the graphical showcase titles of 2018. The first person shooter takes place in a post-apocalyptic Moscow, in the year 2036. Much like the previous Metro games, this one appears to contain a mix of subterranean and overworld exploration gameplay spiced up a bit by the inclusion of challenging combat.

Technology Nvidia unveils new Titan V, the world's most powerful PC GPU
Author: 0 Nvidia unveils new Titan V, the world's most powerful PC GPU

Nvidia has, rather surprisingly, unveiled its newest graphics card called the Titan V. As its name implies, Nvidia's new flagship graphics card is based off of the company's Volta architecture . Microsoft recently launched the Xbox One X console for $500 that is the most powerful console in the world right now in terms of specs but Nvidia wouldn't allow the PC Master Race to sulk as the company has revealed a massive graphics card, the Titan V priced at $3000.

Technology Your Search questions, answered selfie-style on Google
Author: 0 Your Search questions, answered selfie-style on Google

But why not. Let's have some fun and ask Google if Will Ferrell plays drums. All you need to do is type the question that you wish to ask you're the celebrity and they as a result the celebrity will answer your question via a self shot selfie video.

Author: 0 Traders Sell Shares of Apple (AAPL) on Strength (AAPL)

Illinois-based First Bancorporation has invested 0.39% in Medtronic plc (NYSE:MDT). Bremer Association reported 4,490 shares. Clearbridge Investments Ltd Com holds 1% or 7.06M shares. "Still Falls Behind" published on December 04, 2017, Fool.com published: "Apple Inc.'s License to Innovate" on December 01, 2017. State of Alaska Department of Revenue acquired a new position in shares of Apple in the second quarter worth $149,000.

Technology LG V30 Signature Edition unveiled with sleek ceramic body
Author: 0 LG V30 Signature Edition unveiled with sleek ceramic body

Now LG has upped the ante in the competition, unveiling a ceramic version of the V30 which will be sold in a very limited quantity, exclusively in South Korea. With only 300 units available, the "Signature Edition" will cost about W200 million (US$1=W1,095). It packs a 3300mAh battery that supports Qi wireless charging.