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PlayStation VR won't play nicely with HDR or wireless headphones

Both the PS VR and regular version of the game are scheduled to be released on January 24, 2017. There's also Resident Evil 7 VR which will allow you to play the game, from start to finish, in complete virtual reality. One of the primary things in the box is, of course, the PS VR headset itself, the specifications of which was reiterated by the video for more hype factor. Read More »

4 things you need to know about Google's Pixel phone

Google lets Android device makers modify software nearly without limit, which has helped make Android the most-used mobile operating system in the world. Google was quick to tout the camera on the new phone, which received a score of 89 from DxOMark , a camera review firm. (AP Photo/Eric Risberg). Read More »

Newly Discovered Prehistoric Shark Species Left Teeth on Three Continents


A shark the size of a auto swam and hunted fishes along the coastlines of ancient Atlantic and Pacific oceans during the early Miocene epoch about 20 million years ago. These teeth would have been flawless for grabbing and slicing prey, Shimada adds. The grasping-type front teeth and cutting-type rear teeth likely used to seize and slice medium-sized fish, making Megalolamna paradoxodon an important predator of the world's ancient oceans. Read More »

Microsoft ups European cloud investment to $3 bn


The announcement was made in Dublin at the Microsoft Experiences event today, the first day of a four-day tour of Europe, in which Microsoft CEO Satya Nadella and President Brad Smith will meet with the region's leaders and businesses. Read More »

Key lending rate cut lifts equity markets


Both indexes recorded their biggest intraday percentage gains since September 6. The Nifty of the NSE ended 1.47 per cent higher at 8738.10, while the benchmark BSE Sensex closed 1.35 per cent higher at 28243.29. European stocks were higher as markets eye developments on the Deutsche Bank settlement and Britain's Brexit process. Foreign portfolio investors (FPIs) bought shares worth a net Rs 34.22 crore yesterday, according to provisional data. Read More »

LeEco offers attractive discounts on Flipkart 'Big Billion Days'


Neither did he offer any comments on whether his company would establish itself as the clear number one e-commerce company in India. This year, unlike in the past, e-commerce companies have relied on sellers on their respective platforms to offer discounts - instead of discounting themselves. Read More »

Giuliani says Trump is better for the USA 'than a woman'


I've been talking about it a long time . Pence is governor of IN who served IN Congress for a decade. New Hampshire Republican U.S. Sen. "I'm not working for Trump", he said at a rally in Colorado, part of a Western campaign swing due to take him to Prescott Valley, Arizona on Tuesday. Read More »

A Step Closer to Global Climate Deal After EU Ratifies Plan


WWF applauds the EU's ratification of the Paris Climate Agreement tomorrow, which might tip the accord past a threshold of nations accounting for 55 percent of world emissions, and thereby bring it into force. In normal times, for such major global agreements, the European Union and its 28 member states must deposit their ratification documents simultaneously under sometimes time-consuming procedures . Read More »

Political party, not scientific background, shapes Americans' view of climate change


But when the Republican and Democratic candidates for president can argue about the reality of climate change in a national debate, it's no surprise that Americans who identify closely with a party might fall along the same lines. 67% of liberal Democrats say this can make a big difference, while 23% of conservative Republicans agree for a difference of 44 percentage points. The differences are also evident in people's thinking about how effective policy and personal behaviors can address ... Read More »

Perimeter Institute researcher Duncan Haldane shares Nobel Prize in Physics

The scientists discovered unusual behaviour from the atoms and explain the changes in mathematical terms, opening a door to "an unknown world where matter can assume odd states". Kosterlitz, speaking to reporters in Helsinki where he was working, joked: "I've been waiting for my desk-top quantum computer for years and it's showing no signs of appearing". Read More »

Candle Smells Like the New MacBook You're Waiting For


But that scent also contains hints of mint, peach, lavender, basil, sage, and mandarin, according to Twelve South. That's right - it's no longer the new vehicle smell that consumers of the 21st century are pining after - we'd rather take a long whiff of a newly opened laptop. Read More »

Colombia voters reject FARC peace plan


The "No" vote was won by a half of a percentage point in a Colombian plebiscite on October 2 on a peace deal between the government and the left-wing Revolutionary Armed Forces of Colombia ( FARC ), which aims to end more than five decades of civil war. Read More »

UN Stepping in over Kasmhir Tensions

He added that the Indian and Pakistani militaries are in talks for the soldier's release. (CNN) - Pakistan captured an Indian soldier on its side of the disputed Kashmir border Thursday, Indian officials told CNN, as tensions continue to rise between the two nuclear neighbors. Read More »

Persistent New Zealand reduce India to 239-7


India emerged stronger in the battle of attrition against a gritty New Zealand to take complete control of the second cricket Test by grabbing a 339-run lead, riding on Rohit Sharma's fluent 82-run knock on day three of the match here. Jeetan Patel (2) failed to replicate his first innings form, when he scored a gutsy 47, failing to comprehend the reverse swing generated from a good length ball by Buvneshwar. Read More »

Arvind Kejriwal 'salutes' Modi for surgical strikes


He said that the birth anniversary of Mahatma Gandhi and former Prime Minister Lal Bahadur Shastri today was an apt occasion for such an event. Soon after Kejriwal's message was released, #AKBacksModiOnPak hashtag started trending on Twitter with many AAP supporters also tweeting to Prime Minister Modi to expose "false Pak propaganda". Read More »

Elon Musk Aims To Turn Humans into a 'Multiplanetary Species'

With a flash of unguarded hubris, Musk let slip during the Q&A session that he'd name the first Mars-bound ship Heart of Gold . No one was aboard either rocket, and no one was hurt in the failures. How does SpaceX expect to pay for it all? NASA is partnering with SpaceX on the mission - but without providing any funding. Musk said his Los Angeles-area company now is spending less than 5 percent of its resources on the Mars system. Read More »

European Union agrees to ratify Paris Agreement

Once the European Union files its ratification notice with the United Nations, the global deal can enter into force. Under the terms of the agreement, wealthier nations like China and the United States are expected to help finance the shift to a low-carbon economy in poor, developing nations. Read More »

Obama welcomes ratification of Paris Climate Change agreement by India

Ban Ki-moon, secretary general of the United Nations, said: "Today, the government of India has demonstrated global leadership and vision by joining the Paris agreement on climate change". The Paris accord was formally signed, though not ratified, by 75 countries in NY in April. "We are tantalizingly close to the Paris Agreement entering into force", he added. Read More »

Unifor still in talks with GM as contract expiration looms


Members of the union voted last month in favour of strike action . "The answer is yes", Dias said. "It provides job security for members who haven't had job security in more than 10 years", he said. It's business as usual today for thousands of GM workers in Ontario. Some 700 temporary workers will also be added as full-time employees. In the past, Canada and Ontario have been asked to provide steep incentives to retain investments and the government is now considering a change to the way ... Read More »

India ratifies Paris climate change agreement

Croatia is ready to implement the agreed measures and has begun preparing the documents necessary for the procedure of the ratification process, according to a statement issued by the Ministry of Environment and Nature Protection. India had called for more work on the agreement ahead of its ratification on Sunday, with its environment ministry saying the Paris agreement laid a "broad framework" but detailed guidelines and rules were needed for it to become operational. Read More »

Sanders urges support for Clinton at UNH event

It seems Clinton has a bad habit of bullying or name-calling toward those who don't abide by her rules. While not a Hillary Clinton fan, Cohen sees danger in a Trump presidency and has some advice for voters who share his feelings. "At this point, I can't not vote", he said. An event Wednesday in the Granite State was the first joint appearance for Sanders and Clinton since he endorsed her in July. Read More »

Tesla Autopilot blamed for German bus hit


Police said the Tesla driver was slightly injured and none of the 29 bus passengers was hurt. The Model S and a tourist bus were traveling on the Autobahn in northern Germany, east to Hamburg, when the accident took place. The police report said that the bus was overtaking a truck and when coming back to the right lane the Tesla rear-ended the bus. Elsewhere in the world, there have been various reports of the Tesla's self-driving feature not working and resulting in crashes since the ... Read More »

Edge of Hurricane Matthew whips at Aruba, Bonaire, Curacao

As of 2 p.m. ET Thursday , the storm was located 190 miles northeast of Curacao, and was moving to the west at 17 mph. Hurricane Matthew became a major hurricane Friday and threatened Jamaica, Cuba , Haiti and the Bahamas as it begins its slow romp across the Caribbean. Read More »

Economy grew 0.5% in July, continuing rebound


Fires knocked about 1 million barrels of production a day from Alberta's oil sands in May and forced the evacuation of 80,000 people from the hub of Fort McMurray. The gains were led by a 3.9-per-cent increase in the mining, quarrying and oil and gas extraction sector, the federal data agency said. Meanwhile, service producing industries grew +0.3% and was lifted by a +1.1% rise in transportation and a +0.9% increase in finance and insurace. Read More »

Carnegie Deli will close at end of 2016


The New York institution plans to close December 31 for good, the Post reports. You have exactly three months left to get your hands on one of New York's most overstuffed and overpriced deli sandwiches. Open tennis tournament in Queens, Las Vegas, and at The Sands Casino Resort in Bethlehem, Pennsylvania. She said the economics were hard, especially since the restaurant was no longer able to afford leasing an adjoining space that increased its capacity to 184 seats. Read More »

Man fatally shoots wife and son, then himself


Police say the father appeared to have shot his son, then himself. "They started reaching out to him and he never responded back". The son has been identified as 19-year-old Farhad Siddique of College Park, according to Prince George's County police. Read More »

Tigers, Indians postponed after delay of over 4 hours

The Detroit win kept the Tigers one game behind Baltimore, which now holds the American League's second wild-card berth and also won Wednesday night. The series finale today never began and was called after a delay of 4 hours, 13 minutes. "We know what is at stake, especially with the bad weather forecasts for the East Coast", Francona said. "We have three days off [next week]; we'd have two instead [if we played Monday]", Francona said. Read More »

Will give befitting response to Modi that Sharif couldn't muster: Imran Khan

Court granted a conditional permission to the organizers provided the march remains peaceful without creating a situation of the law and order. Condemning the Indian aggression on the border, Imran said the PTI completely supported the armed forces of Pakistan and stood by the families of the martyred soldiers.He said the Indian atrocities in held Kashmir had been exposed globally and the entire Pakistani nation was standing with their Kashmiri brethren. Read More »

Cowboys' Bryant won't practice after injuring knee vs Bears


A source told ESPN's Adam Schefter that the injury potentially could sideline Bryant up to three weeks. "We don't think it's something that's going to keep him out for an extended period of time", Garrett said . Rookie quarterback Dak Prescott was asked how much Bryant's absence affects him, if Bryant can't play. "He's a very passionate guy, like we've talked about, and he really thought he was going to get some bad news when he got the MRI on Monday". Read More »

Strike-rates are relevant only for bowlers in Tests: Kumble


Former chief selector Sandip Patil, in an interview, had said that Pujara's form was a concern in the West Indies as Kumble and Test captain Virat Kohli had spoken to the batsman on improving his strike rate . With the inclusion of Gautam Gambhir in the Test squad as back-up opener, Kumble was asked if Pujara could breathe easy and not be asked to open in an emergency scenario. Read More »