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Windows Store gets UI improvements ahead of Fall Creators Update release


Saunders added that the company's new and improved creativity app, Paint 3D, will also feature some of users' favorite old-school MS Paint features in addition to new three-dimensional capabilities. On Monday in a blog post , the general manager Megan Saunders at Microsoft wrote: "Today we've seen an incredible outpouring of support and nostalgia around MS Paint ". Read More »

IBM sets new world record tape storage benchmark


Working closely with Sony , the IBM stated, "the results of this collaboration have led to various improvements in the media technology, such as advanced roll-to-roll technology for long sputtered tape fabrication and better lubricant technology, which stabilizes the functionality of the magnetic tape". Read More »

The Super NES Classic Finally Has a Preorder Timeframe


The NES Classic was almost impossible to get before Nintendo stopped selling it earlier this year. Available units were spoken for within minutes, leaving many irritated that they missed their first opportunity to purchase the system. Nintendo also noted that a "significant amount" of additional systems will be shipped to stores for launch day and throughout the remainder of the calendar year. Read More »

Here's What iPhone 8 Will Offer-According to Apple


Two developers working with early HomePod kits, Steve Troughton-Smith and Guilherme Rambo , have stepped forth on Twitter to broadcast their findings to eager Apple fans, nearly assuredly agitating the company they received the units from in the process. Read More »

AMD Radeon RX Vega 64 vs. GeForce GTX 1080: Graphics Card Comparison


It also needs a single 8-pin PCIe power connector with a typical board power of 150W, at least according to pictures and information provided by site , which had a chance to snap a few pictures. Advanced Micro Devices continued its year of the comeback on Monday by unveiling a new line of graphics cards that are mostly targeted at video gamers and their high-performance computers. Read More »

PlayStation 4 Sales Tumble for the First Quarter of 2017


Sonys fiscal first quarter profit almost quadrupled compared to a year ago, boosted by its lucrative image sensor and other businesses, highlighting a gradual recovery at the Japanese electronics and entertainment company. - Visual and Media , which houses its mobile game apps, saw revenue increase to $435.6 million (48.4 billion yen), up 46.4 percent from the first quarter of 2016 when revenue totaled $305.8 million (33.05 billion yen). Read More »

Samsung unveils modem with six carrier aggregation


For those wondering just what they would do with that kind of network speed, Samsung offered the example of a full-length high definition movie, which it said could be downloaded in 10 seconds using the new technology. Users will also be able to enjoy buffer-less video calls and mobile live-broadcasting. The Korean tech giant boosted its modem capacity to support six LTE bands, increasing network performance and data transfer speed. Read More »

Pence Reaffirms NATO Commitment In Estonia


He said the staff reduction was meant to cause real discomfort for Washington and its representatives in Moscow. Trump used stops in Poland and Germany to try to pull off a tricky balancing act of improving ties with Moscow while also= presenting the a check against Russia's moves in the region. Read More »

Galaxy Note 8 Pre-order Dates Confirmed on Samsung Australia Website


Stay tuned with us for more information on the Samsung Galaxy Note 8 . As we all look forward to the Galaxy Note 8 release on August 23 in NY, here is an update on the pre-order status through Samsung's Australian website . So we can expect that in Note 8 the RAM is bigger. The remaining key specs, however, remain faithfully similar, including the 5.8-inch 1440p display, Snapdragon 835 processor, 4GB of RAM, 64GB of storage, 12MP/8MP cameras on the rear and front, respectively, an iris ... Read More »

Sanjay Dutt's bloodied look is intriguing in new 'Bhoomi' poster


Filmmaker Omung Kumar says it has been an honour for him to direct Sanjay Dutt for the upcoming film " Bhoomi ", and says there's no one quite like the actor. Director Omung Kumar says, "When the teaser poster came, I had said that people will want to know more and more and this poster is testimony to Sanjay's wonderful way of transforming and portraying different character with intensity". Read More »

Standalone HTC Vive VR Headset Launched In China


What is a standalone VR headset? That design includes the capability for six degrees of freedom tracking (moving around a space accurately without external sensors), high resolution displays for each eye, and a full suite of graphics and digital signal processors to handle the complex workloads of VR experiences. Read More »

Google expects 11 Daydream-Ready phones by end of the year


With the help of a compatible smartphone and headset, consumers can experience virtual reality content for a fraction of the price of a standalone system. If Pichai's words are any indication, Google's upcoming refresh of the Pixel line-up will include a couple of Daydream compatible phones to reach the number 11. Read More »

Nokia 8 Expected to be Launched Soon in India | Price & Specifications

Based on all we've heard from the recent leaks , this particular phone seems to be the 3G variant of the Nokia 3310 (2017). Manufacturers rated the Nokia 2 at $99 while the cost of the Nokia 3 is $160. Even though the content displayed on both handsets looks similar, we can see visible modifications to the icons placed on the top of the Nokia 2 . The Nokia 3 has a 5 inch IPS display and 8MP wide aperture cameras front and back. Read More »

Dying Light Is Getting Another Year of Free DLC


Players can expect to see 10 drops that'll include new enemies, in-game events, mysteries, and more. Techland's Dying Light launched in January of 2015, and ended up being a pleasant surprise for many people. While it feels like the only times we're reporting on Techland's Dying Light is to say its now on sale via Deals with Gold or Steam, the Polish developers have been doing a lot with the title to help fans interested and playing. Read More »

Android O release imminent with today's final Preview

Before that can happen, though, we need to cover what's in Developer Preview 4. The big features in Android O are a lot of under the hood changes including Android Vitals as the company is trying to get quell the unoptimized and power hungry application issue that so many people face. Read More »

Galaxy S8 Active peeks at the world before unveiling


Thanks to the innumerable leaks and rumors , we already have a fair idea about what the Samsung Galaxy Note 8 will bring to the table. We previously heard that the new Samsung Galaxy Note 8 will come with dual rear cameras . The Galaxy J7 Nxt comes with an all-plastic body and a 5.5-inch HD (720p) Super AMOLED display. The phone sports 2GB RAM, and 16GB storage expandable to 128GB, along with a 2600 mAh battery, and it runs Android Marshmallow. Read More »

President Pranab Mukherjee's farewell speech: 'My career was mentored by Indira Gandhi


The President also remembered his "mentor", late Prime Minister Indira Gandhi as a "towering personality" who "called a spade a spade". "Parliament stands for debate, discussion and dissent and disruption hurt the Opposition more". In one of his last speeches before he walks out of Rashtrapati Bhawan finally on Tuesday, Mukherjee said, "I am firm in the opinion that the Ordinance route should be used only in compelling circumstances and there should be no recourse to Ordinances on monetary ... Read More »

Pokemon Go Fest hit by glitches, Niantic to hand out refunds


The Legendary Bird Pokemon will soon be part of a Raid so if you're a trainer, watch out for them and be prepared to go against new enemies. Pokemon Go has not yet announced how many, or which, will appear if the quests are successful. And still later, an official live-stream of the event , with game footage and cheery commentators, went into placeholder mode, with little more than a title card to hold (or try to hold) viewer interest. Read More »

Cops will love Ford's F-150 Police Responder pickup


Based on the civilian F-150 FX4 with a SuperCrew body, the new, very Robocop sounding POLICE RESPONDER pickup is the most spacious police vehicle on the inside, with a covered bed for additional storage. Inside, the responder gets a column shifter with center-seat delete, heavy-duty cloth front seats, vinyl rear seating, and heavy-duty vinyl flooring. Read More »

'Call of Duty: WWII' takes zombies back to the front lines


It seems like zombies will feel less like a Call of Duty add-on and more like an actual horror game that even newcomers to the series would fall in love with. Sledgehammer is promising a sober examination of the European theater, and it wants to focus on characters and their stories. And, the setting is ripe for those zombies to also be Nazis. Read More »

ECB Tapering Decision May Take Until October


The ECB chose to keep interest rates at their current level after saying that it expects the headline inflation rate to be "fairly volatile" in the coming months. It reversed the drop as Draghi pointed to a timeline for policy makers to consider any change in their language, even as he pledged additional stimulus if needed. Read More »

Here's why everyone is upset with the Nintendo Switch Online app

Nintendo announced previously that the company's online app would launch on July 21, the release date for Splatoon 2 . Moving away from Nintendo's history of friend codes and clunky online interfaces, Nintendo's new app enables VOIP communication in and out of game , as well as the ability to invite friends to game from Facebook, Twitter and Whatsapp. Read More »

Mayawati resigns as Rajya Sabha MP in protest over Dalit atrocities


Mayawati wanted to raise the issue of Dalits being killed in Saharanpur in Uttar Pradesh which is under the rule of BJP now. Launching a scathing attack against the BJP government in UP and Modi-led central government, she said that both were "mute spectators" to the violence against Dalits in Saharanpur in May when their houses were torched and 15 Dalits injured. Read More »

Samsung Pay and PayPal Team Up


After looking through both my Samsung Pay and PayPal apps, I'm not finding a way to now connect the two. Unfortunately, as is usually the case with new features, access to PayPal is only available in the United States for now although the company says other countries will follow suit in the future. Read More »