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Huawei reveals the first official Mate 10 teaser

Huawei reveals the first official Mate 10 teaser

Here, we round up all the latest news and rumours about the Huawei Mate 10 , including its release date, possible United Kingdom pricing, design, features and spec. We would suggest you take this information with a pinch of salt until we get a confirmation from Huawei itself. The leaked image reveals the front and back side of the phone. Read More

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LG V30 ditching second screen for floating bar

And while LG hasn't explicity mentioned it in their press release, the image shared by the company below hints at the possibility of the V30 display having curved edges on both sides. Elsewhere, Android Authority reports that LG has confirmed the removal of the second screen, in favour of a " floating bar " that is "designed to provide quick access to shortcuts and possibly even notifications", according to a source. Read More

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Samsung Flip-Phone with High-End Specifications in the Works

Samsung Flip-Phone with High-End Specifications in the Works

The Leader 8 is not a typical flip phone . Like its predecessors, the phone is meant as a luxury take on the clamshell form factor, getting fitted in aviation-grade aluminum alloy in black and gold colors. The device measures a fairly thick 15.9mm, weighs in at a relatively heavy 235 grams, and comes with a built-in T9 keyboard that will throw you back to 2002 in the best way possible. Read More

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Samsung starts sales of refurbished Galaxy Note 7

Samsung starts sales of refurbished Galaxy Note 7

The device is powered by an octa-core MediaTek MTK P25 SoC (with four cores clocked at 2.39GHz and four cores clocked at 1.69GHz) which is further paired with 4GB of RAM. And right on cue, the company has today launched the Galaxy On Max . The handset also supports Samsung Pay Mini , UPI-based payments and also integrates a mobile wallet. Read More

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Hamilton: Mercedes had best Friday of 2017

Hamilton: Mercedes had best Friday of 2017

It would be Hamilton who drew first blood as he led for most of the 90-minute session, with Max Verstappen second for Red Bull at their home circuit. Championship leader Sebastian Vettel was fourth, 0.449s off title rival Hamilton, and was one of the cars to spin early in the session after losing the rear of his vehicle on the Turn 1 apex. Read More

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Microsoft slashes 3000 jobs as company shifts focus to cloud services

Microsoft slashes 3000 jobs as company shifts focus to cloud services

After about a week of speculations , Microsoft has confirmed that there will be major reorganisation at the company, including thousands of layoffs , reports CNBC . This is about 10% of Microsoft's total sales force. However, the distribution of layoff probabilities indicates that 75 percent of the sales employees at risk are those from overseas offices and branches, as confirmed by Microsoft itself. Read More

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Microsoft is reportedly about to lay off 'thousands' of staff

Microsoft is reportedly about to lay off 'thousands' of staff

When a company as big as Microsoft finds itself in need of a reorganization, there are nearly always casualties that result from the changes. The source added an announcement would be forthcoming this week. According to the Seattle Times , the changes will result in "thousands" of cuts. In an emailed statement, a spokesperson for the company said , " Microsoft is implementing changes to better serve our customers and partners". Read More

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No regional peace without Pakistan, US senator McCain

No regional peace without Pakistan, US senator McCain

McCain, a former USA presidential candidate, said on July 2 during a visit to Islamabad that "we will not have peace in the region without Pakistan". "Pakistan firmly believes in the legitimacy of the Kashmir cause and the peaceful struggle of the Kashmiri people to claim the right to self-determination promised to them by the global community through the UN Security Council resolutions", he added. Read More

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Taylor Swift is back on Spotify

Taylor Swift is back on Spotify

After nearly three years, Swift has brought her entire music catalog back to music streaming platforms, including Pandora, Spotify , Amazon and Google. downloading them, which takes up space) NEW fans (or people skeptical about her artistry) can sample her music, which leads to even MORE hype for her next project". Read More

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Samus Returns coming to the 3DS this September — Nintendo announces Metroid

Compared to the original, Metroid: Samus Returns boasts a whole new atmospheric colour palette and gorgeous 3D visuals. Two new amiibo figures, Samus Aran and Metroid will be released as a set alongside the game (sold separately). Metroid Prime 4 launches in 2018 exclusively for Nintendo Switch . This new title is called Metroid: Samus Returns , and it goes right down memory lane. Read More

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God of War out early 2018

God of War out early 2018

We've been speculating over God of War for an entire year, and time has finally come to see more details. Sony took to the stage today at their E3 2017 conference to squash all those rumours that the game was in development hell. Kratos is back, with his son in tow, and it looks like he's left Greece and headed to the Nordic part of the world. Or window, with the game expected to ship Early 2018. Read More

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Will Apple's MacBook Air laptops vanish for good?

The iMacs in the Retina type will now be available at price points of Rs.1,48,900, Rs.1,65,900 and Rs. 1,89,900 respectively. The iMac is getting an upgrade. Talking about the new MacBook , it enables support for up to 1.3 GHz Core i7 along with Turbo Boost up to 3.6 GHz. We also learned that the machine won't have user accessible RAM , but Apple will be offering some of its usual upgrade options at the time of purchase. Read More

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WWDC 2017: watchOS 4 Brings Updates and New Faces to Apple Watch

But this watch face will use Siri and your information preferences to automatically show you information directly on the watch face. First up along the line is the Siri Watch Face . WatchOS 4: What is WatchOS? You'll also receive updates on your activity tracking and the rest, without having to go into the app. The Workout app has been redesigned as well with easier navigation and a minimalistic landing page. Read More

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AMD RX Vega GPUs to launch in July

AMD RX Vega GPUs to launch in July

AMD did, though, show off a 16-core Threadripper blitzing through the same Blender test it used when it launched Ryzen 7 back in March, polishing off the workload in the popular open-source graphics program in a matter of seconds. AMD offered up a taste of what is in store for gamers. This is AMD's entry into the high-end desktop (HEDT) market with its new Threadripper CPU range. Read More

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Central Intelligence Agency ex-chief cites signs of possible Trump campaign ties to Russian Federation

Flynn had rejected the earlier subpoena for records as being so broad that providing them could make him vulnerable. The panel will get two cracks at Brennan - the first in public at 10 a.m. That there's no truth in any of the media reports suggesting that the likes of Michael Flynn, Carter Page, Paul Manafort and Jared Kushner may have had interactions with the Russians that crossed a line. Read More

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Intel to launch Core i9 Skylake-X & i7 Kaby Lake-X CPUs

Intel to launch Core i9 Skylake-X & i7 Kaby Lake-X CPUs

The 7800X chip has a 3.5 GHz base clock with a 4.0 GHz boost clock, with an 8.25 MB L3 cache and 28 PCIe lanes. I put all of the scores into one of our benchmark templates, so you can see the scores in a much easier to understand way. And how effective (and how large) various caches need to be for optimal performance is partially a function of the cache architecture. If you want to run two graphics cards at full x16, you have to buy a 10-core chip to do it. Read More

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Leaked images reveal Samsung Galaxy J7 Max specifications

Leaked images reveal Samsung Galaxy J7 Max specifications

It comes with a 5-megapixel camera on the rear with dual flash LED and a 5-megapixel camera on the front with flash. Actually Samsung just put a case featuring the movie's logo and a two skulls on a regular Galaxy S8. It runs on the Android 7.0 Nougat operating system out of the box, with Samsung's custom Android skin on top. A new Samsung phone has leaked in a couple of official-looking presentation slides. Read More

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North Korea missile test is huge step forward

Amid condemnation in Seoul, Tokyo and Washington, a jubilant North Korean leader Kim Jong Un promised more nuclear and missile tests and warned his country's weapons could strike the US mainland and Pacific holdings. The UN Security Council has condemned a yet another missile test held by North Korea and has again threatened with new sanctions against Pyongyang if it continues its provocative actions. Read More

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First Details On Need For Speed 2017 Screech Online

First Details On Need For Speed 2017 Screech Online

The last we knew, we were definitely getting an NFS game before April 2018. Auto customisation will play "as strong a role as ever", and it sounds like the cops vs racers dynamic will be alive and well in this one too. It looks like developers Ghost Games took most of the criticism levelled at that game to heart, because it sounds like what players hated about that game has been addressed in this one. Read More

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The Legend of Zelda

Nintendo has unveiled the first DLC pack for The Legend of Zelda: Breath of the Wild. The Pack 1 will also new Trail of the Sword challenges, new Path Mode, Travel Medallion, extra armor and the new Korok Mask . Link can then transport himself to that point at any time. There just feels like there's so much more that Nintendo could have done to make Breath of the Wild the ultimate survival game. Read More

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Kia to invest $1.1 billion to build its first India factory

Reuters reported in February that Kia was close to finalising Andhra Pradesh as the site for its first Indian factory, with production scheduled to start in 2019. Spread over 563 acres, it will also be home to numerous supplier companies' facilities. Kia plans to produce a compact sedan and a compact SUV especially for the Indian market at the new plant, which will include facilities for stamping, welding, painting and assembly. Read More

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Mario Kart 8 Deluxe is a Phenomenal Performer on the Switch

Some of these modes are very familiar, such as the standard Balloon Battle that we've always played in Battle Mode. It turns out that Mario Kart owes a hell of a lot more to F-Zero than mere anti-gravity tracks, however. Twenty-five years later, we're gearing up for the Switch re-release of Mario Kart 8; a game that many feel was the Wii U's best title. Mario Kart 8 Deluxe takes the best and makes it better. Read More

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