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Industry Facebook may roll out facial recognition account recovery options
Author: 0 Facebook may roll out facial recognition account recovery options

Facebook appears to be working on a facial recognition feature to allow users of its social network to better secure their accounts and access smart features. If this new verification tool proves consistently helpful for users and is not manipulated by the hackers , then chances are that Facebook might possibly roll it out for more people.

Industry Google Pixel 2 and Pixel 2 XL: What To Expect
Author: 0 Google Pixel 2 and Pixel 2 XL: What To Expect

So, it might roll-out the devices a bit earlier, most probably in the second week of October and kick-off marketing promotion to get good sales in the week next. Like the HTC U11 , the phone will also feature an Active Edge functionality that will enable users to squeeze the edges of the phone to activate certain applications or do certain functions.

Industry New Roku streaming line goes head-to-head with Amazon Fire TV
Author: 0 New Roku streaming line goes head-to-head with Amazon Fire TV

It was reported recently that Roku might launch a 4K-compatible streaming stick in the near future and that has happened today. Assuming you have a supported set, you'll be able to use the remote - which comes outfitted with power and volume buttons - to control both your TV and your Roku stick at the same time.

Industry Driving the future of digital subscriptions
Author: 0 Driving the future of digital subscriptions

Richard Gingras, vice president of news at Google Inc., said in a blog post Monday that publishers will now be allowed to decide how many, if any, free articles they want to offer readers before charging a fee. In other words, Google is, at least for larger sites, ditching the free news model in favour of the subscription game. "It's extremely clear that advertising alone can no longer pay for the production and distribution of high quality journalism-and at the same time the societal need ...

Industry Donegal pro-choice groups joined abortion rights march in Dublin
Author: 0 Donegal pro-choice groups joined abortion rights march in Dublin

An estimated 20,000 people marched in Dublin on Saturday in support of Ireland's abortion laws being relaxed in the 2018 referendum. The assembly called for the Eighth Amendment to be replaced or amended. Anti-abortion activists staged counter events in the city and across Ireland to warn against relaxation of the current law, reports the BBC . The amendment was passed by a two-thirds majority in 1983 and gives an unborn child a right to life equal to that of its mother.

Author: 0 Star Wars Battlefront 2 PC Beta: What You Need?

You look back at Star Wars , and that's a series which had some of the best villains ever. EA also released a rather lengthy launch trailer for the game, narrated by non-other than John Boyega, who played Finn in the original Star Wars: The Force Awakens movie.

Industry PlayStation VR getting updated headset
Author: 0 PlayStation VR getting updated headset

Gran Turismo Sport and Skyrim VR are other experiences people can get involved in the near future. This allows PSVR users to play HDR-compatible PS4 content on a TV without having to disconnect the Processor Unit in between the PS4 and TV. The upgrade will definitely be coming to Europe, North America and Japan and Sony has said that it will share launch dates soon. The packaging for PlayStation VR will change slightly when the new model hits stores.

Industry Huawei Mate 10 Pro leaks in new press render
Author: 0 Huawei Mate 10 Pro leaks in new press render

The dual camera set-up at the back is apparently Leica branded and is said to consist of 20MP and 12MP sensors that feature optical image stabilization and aperture of f/1.6. The regular Mate 10 is expected to be similar to the Mate 10 Pro in most areas, although the display will likely be smaller in size or could have a lower resolution.

Author: 0 THESE NOKIA phones confirmed to get Google Android P update

Their pricing is right, their design is outstanding, they're the first in line to receive the monthly Android security updates even as others discontinue provision of the same on their devices , they run pure unadulterated Android builds, they're on course to receiving the latest Android 8.0, Oreo and, wait for it, they are in line to receive Android P! HMD Global caused a small uproar in the enthusiast community when they first revealed that there won't be any official bootloader ...

Industry Assassin's Creed Origins Cinematic Trailer Features a World of Sand
Author: 0 Assassin's Creed Origins Cinematic Trailer Features a World of Sand

In Discovery Mode players can explore all the locations within the game, including the Nile Delta, Giza plateau, and cities of Alexandria and Memphis. "I hope that teachers will seize this opportunity to present that to their students, so they can learn with this interactive medium", he added. The game is set in ancient Egypt and will feature numerous popular historical characters like the Cleopatra.

Industry Arsenal dressing room united after turbulent transfer window - Wenger
Author: 0 Arsenal dressing room united after turbulent transfer window - Wenger

Many have criticised Ozil down the years for failing to work hard enough and for disappearing in the big games, so could this end up being a golden opportunity for forgotten man Jack Wilshere? You're stuck with Ben Coley I'm afraid and that, I promise, is the final time I shall go third-person.

Industry Uber's Kalanick rekindles power struggle, names two to board
Author: 0 Uber's Kalanick rekindles power struggle, names two to board

The former CEO is defending himself against a lawsuit brought by Uber's largest shareholder, Benchmark, over his authority to fill the two board seats. It claims Kalanick withheld important, relevant information about the company's scandals before the board voted to allow him to control three seats. Since then, fierce tensions among Uber investors emerged in the public after Benchmark Capital, one of Uber's earliest investors, filed a lawsuit for "selfish" fraud to force Kalanick off the ...

Industry Taco Bell and Forever 21 Unwrap Fast Fashion Plans
Author: 0 Taco Bell and Forever 21 Unwrap Fast Fashion Plans

The Forever 21 x Taco Bell collection will go on sale in the US on October 11, with a preview the night before in downtown Los Angeles's Fashion District-this swift catwalk-to-shelf strategy is known in the trade as " fast fashion ". All submissions will be incorporated into a runway event on October 10 ahead of the line's launch. This isn't the first time Taco Bell has sold clothing swag.

Industry Mini Commodore 64 Including 64 Games Launching in 2018
Author: 0 Mini Commodore 64 Including 64 Games Launching in 2018

Sam's Journey is a brand-new original scrolling platform game developed for the Commodore 64 home computer by the Knights of Bytes. Similarly to the recent SNES Mini and the Ataribox, the Commodore 64 is coming back, as the fully licensed C64 Mini at the hands of Retro Games.

Author: 0 Macklemore pledges donation to the 'Yes' campaign

Speaking to Nine News shortly after touching down in Sydney on Saturday morning, Macklemore said the "overpour of love" was "pretty amazing" and said it was "resistance against hatred". In response to the controversy, Macklemore told The Cruz Show that he would certainly be "going to Australia to perform at kind of the Super Bowl of their rugby league", reports The Guardian .

Author: 0 Peter Dutton Says The NRL Should Play A 'No' Campaign Song Too

Malcolm Turnbull insists the vast majority of Australians have dealt with the same-sex marriage survey civilly and respectfully - including Tony Abbott. Thanks to the controversy, " Same Love " has reached the top of the iTunes chart and the top of the iTunes video chart. "Don't use our dime and don't use our time to try and convince us of a political argument that you're putting", he said .

Industry In Super Mario World, Yoshi was getting punched in the head
Author: 0 In Super Mario World, Yoshi was getting punched in the head

In a recent interview released on the company's Japanese site this morning, developer Shigefumi Hino revealed Mario's dark past. The animation of the time showed the movement Mario made with arm and fist but the short distance between the end of the character and Yoshi's head made us think he was getting hit by Mario .

Author: 0 Here's everything that's missing from the Nintendo Switch version of Federation Internationale de Football Association 18

Another area in which EA has looked to improve realism this year is by introducing Real Player Motion Technology in an attempt to get high-profile players to run and move like they would in real life. And, of course, this is for fans who want a "real" Federation Internationale de Football Association on the go. A lot of the same characters from last year, such as Catherine Hunter, Jim Hunter, Harold Walker, Gareth Walker, Danny Williams and more, all introduced, but this year sees ...