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Technology Patch Notes released, FPP Solo mode and more after Server maintenance
Author: 0 Patch Notes released, FPP Solo mode and more after Server maintenance

The team has been working diligently to elevate the overall player experience, as well as listen and react to our community feedback. Developer PUBG Corp. The game is based on Hi-Rez's previous title, Paladins, which in many ways is similar to Overwatch: the characters are similar, the setting is similar and the gameplay is similar.

Technology Assassin's Creed Origins 'The Hidden Ones' Expansion Coming Soon
Author: 0 Assassin's Creed Origins 'The Hidden Ones' Expansion Coming Soon

Information regarding the plot in The Hidden Ones is sparse, with Ubisoft simply stating that "Bayek and the Assassins will clash with the Romans, who occupy an all-new region in the game". I loved the story campaign in Assassin's Creed: Origins and The Hidden Ones aims to deliver another dose of excellence. The patch will increase the Heka Chest loot pool with items from the Nightmare, First Civilization, Gladiator and Wacky packs.

Technology Apple's Safari update protects devices from Spectre flaw
Author: 0 Apple's Safari update protects devices from Spectre flaw

In Apple's words, Spectre's techniques "are extremely hard to exploit, even by an app running locally on a Mac or iOS device", but "they can be potentially exploited in JavaScript running in a web browser". Amid releasing updates for both the Spectre and Meltdown flaws, Apple urges users not to download applications from sources outside of the App Store.

Author: 0 Intel's quantum computing efforts take a major step forward

The vulnerabilities can be found in a number of computing products released in the last two decades. But first it has to pull out of a skid caused by a serious security flaw in its processor chips, which undergird numerous world's smartphones and personal computers.

Technology Samsung to bring SmartThings control to its Gear smartwatches
Author: 0 Samsung to bring SmartThings control to its Gear smartwatches

Samsung will release a united Internet of Things (IoT) hub in a SmartThings app in the spring, allowing them to connect to and control their smart devices through their smartphone. Further, the tech also allows users to stream music directly from their phone. Samsung is also adding two new software to the fridge - a Meal Planner and Deals app, for dietary management and checking bargains on groceries respectively.

Technology Samsung Galaxy On7 Prime coming soon to India, specs revealed
Author: 0 Samsung Galaxy On7 Prime coming soon to India, specs revealed

India launch is set for January 10, 2018. The Samsung Galaxy A8 (2018 ) is packed with a 5.6-inch Super AMOLED Infinity display that supports 18.5:9 aspect ratio and Full HD+ resolution of 2220 x 1080 pixels. Samsung Pay Mini allows you to make instant payments using UPI and other Indian digital wallet apps such as Paytm. There's also a single LED flash on the back.

Technology Highly-targeted cyberattacks surround upcoming Winter Olympics
Author: 0 Highly-targeted cyberattacks surround upcoming Winter Olympics

A report by cyber security firm McAfee has revealed that hackers have attempted to steal sensitive data from groups involved with Winter Olympics . Mascots for the PyeongChang 2018 Winter Olympic and Paralympic Games in Seoul, South Korea. An email campaign, conducted between December 22 and 28 last month, sent infected documents to Olympic associations from an email that was created to appear as though it came from South Korean authorities, analysts with McAfee's Advanced Threat Research ...

Technology CES 2018: Qualcomm Snapdragon 821 To Power Oculus Go Standalone VR Headset
Author: 0 CES 2018: Qualcomm Snapdragon 821 To Power Oculus Go Standalone VR Headset

Consumers can expect to see the new Oculus Go on shelves later this year although we don't know how long it take the company to release the headset in Malaysia. Facebook has been pushing VR into the mainstream ever since it acquired Oculus nearly four years ago. But Oculus is clearly trying to appeal to a much broader audience with the Go and the Mi VR.

Technology Collection of natural Christmas trees to start Tuesday
Author: 0 Collection of natural Christmas trees to start Tuesday

You can deposit your tree in the designated locations at any Liberty County Solid Waste Convenience Center or Recycling Drop off Center during normal operation hours between now and January 12. Unlike in previous years, Christmas trees will not be removed with the regular garbage collection. "Do not forget to remove all tinsel and decorations, as well as any pots or stands, before bringing your tree to us".

Technology LG Electronics turns a profit in fourth quarter
Author: 0 LG Electronics turns a profit in fourth quarter

Sales are estimated to have increased 14.8 percent over the cited period to 16.9 trillion won, it added. Based on the guidance, Samsung's full-year operating profit is estimated at 53.6 trillion won, compared with 29.2 trillion won in 2016, putting the tech titan on course for a record annual profit.

Technology Amazon Alexa is Coming to Headphones and Wearables This Year
Author: 0 Amazon Alexa is Coming to Headphones and Wearables This Year

Although the Alexa app is nearly certainly installed on the mobile of most Echo owners, who would want to fire up the Alexa app when they could just say "Ok Google" on Androids or "Hey Siri" on Apple devices? Today, we're excited to announce the Alexa Mobile Accessory Kit , a new way to bring Alexa to portable, on-the-go devices such as hearables, headphones, smart watches, fitness devices, and more.

Technology Monster Hunter World Full Game Download Size Requirement Is Surprisingly Decent
Author: 0 Monster Hunter World Full Game Download Size Requirement Is Surprisingly Decent

Shortly after the New Year, Capcom released a video update on the development of " Monster Hunter: World " through Twitter and it showed the game's producer, Ryozo Tsujimoto. It will be sold separately for 6,480 yen in Japan, and released around the same time as the game. CAPCOM's upcoming coop adventure, Monster Hunter World has had its download size revealed .

Technology When Sterling K. Brown Wins, So Does Television as a Whole
Author: 0 When Sterling K. Brown Wins, So Does Television as a Whole

Now, Dan Fogleman, throughout the majority of my career, I've benefited from colorblind casting which means, you know what, 'Hey, let's throw a brother in this role, ' right? When THR's Marc Malkin pressed Brown on his upcoming role as N'Jobu in Ryan Coogler's Black Panther , Brown said that the production felt historic.

Technology Steven Spielberg's Halo TV series is still,
Author: 0 Steven Spielberg's Halo TV series is still, "still in development"

That was back in 2013 though and we haven't heard much of the planned series since, leading many to suspect that perhaps it's no longer in production or perhaps they are looking to make it an animated series instead, much like the current animated movies that have been made in the Halo Universe.

Technology Nokia Unveils Second-Generation Nokia 6 w/ Improved Specs
Author: 0 Nokia Unveils Second-Generation Nokia 6 w/ Improved Specs

It has 32GB of onboard storage and a micro-SD card slot. It runs on the Android 7.1.1 Nougat and is powered by a 3000 mAh non-removable battery with fast charging. We'll let you know if it hits new shores in the future. You can just check for the update by going to Settings- System- About Phone- System update.

Technology Pinnacle Ridge Processors Not Coming Next Month After All
Author: 0 Pinnacle Ridge Processors Not Coming Next Month After All

Expect to start seeing laptops using Ryzen Pro Mobile chips in the second quarter of this year. The Ryzen 5 2400G is clocked at 3.6GHz with a boost speed of 3.9GHz and will cost $169 (approximately Rs. Two models will be launching: the Ryzen 5 2400G and Ryzen 3 2200G. The mobile chips feature 22 percent more productivity performance, 150 percent better graphics performance than a competing Intel i7-7500Uvi, and up to 13.5 hours of battery life.

Author: 0 IOS and macOS updates available now address Spectre vulnerabilities

Apple has released updates to its macOS software for Macintosh computer and iOS software for iPhones and iPads to prevent its customers' devices from being exploited by the Spectre processor flaw. Additionally, for OS X El Capitan and macOS Sierra users, Apple released Safari 11.0.2. REUTERS/Brendan McDermidApple recently announced that all their major devices like the iPad, iPhone, and Macbook are affected by the recent security exploits "Meltdown" and "Spectre ".

Technology Google Engineer Fired Over Memo Slamming Diversity Sues For Reverse Discrimination
Author: 0 Google Engineer Fired Over Memo Slamming Diversity Sues For Reverse Discrimination

Damore previously likened being conservative at Google to "being gay in the 1950s". Damore was sacked last summer after he wrote a memo criticizing Google for pushing mentoring and diversity programs and for "alienating conservatives". Damore is being represented by the Dhillon Law Group and has teamed up on the suit with another former Google employee, software engineer David Gudeman, who says he was wrongfully terminated.