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Industry Xiaomi R1 With 18:9 Bezel-Less Display Spotted In The Wild
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The Xiaomi Redmi Note 5 render leaked with 18:9 aspect ratio is consistent with the spotted listing on Chinese retailer website JD.com. At the time of its launch in China, only one storage model was announced but, more storage and RAM variants could be introduced for its India launch.

Industry HDMI 2.1 will support 10K resolutions at 120Hz
Author: 0 HDMI 2.1 will support 10K resolutions at 120Hz

The latest HDMI specification supports a range of higher resolutions, including 8K/60, 4K/120 and higher resolutions up to 10K. HDMI 2.1 facilitates all of that, as well as 8K resolution at 60Hz and 4K resolution at 120Hz. Today the HDMI Forum a group that manages HDMI standards officially announced the new 2.1 HDMI standard. Among other features, HDMI 2.1 also supports variable refresh rates, an automatic low-latency mode, and HDR metadata.

Industry Animal Crossing: Pocket Camp passes 15 million downloads
Author: 0 Animal Crossing: Pocket Camp passes 15 million downloads

Investors will be watching Nintendo's monetization strategy with the new game . The stats show that, within the first six days of release, Animal Crossing saw 15 million downloads, Super Mario Run saw 32 million, and Fire Emblem Heroes saw 7 million.

Industry Firaxis announces Civilization VI's debut expansion, Rise and Fall
Author: 0 Firaxis announces Civilization VI's debut expansion, Rise and Fall

As with Civ V expansions, Rise and Fall will turn a good deal of what you know about Civ VI on its head as you'll have more challenges than just being the first empire to launch the mission to Mars or display your military might by getting rid of Gandhi before he completes the Manhattan Project.

Industry Honor V10 with 5.99-inch display, 16MP + 20MP dual rear cameras announced
Author: 0 Honor V10 with 5.99-inch display, 16MP + 20MP dual rear cameras announced

So, we can expect this device in early 2018 (January). As it turns out, most of the speculations were spot on when it comes to the specifications. So, here are the complete details regarding the same. The storage is also expandable up to 256GB with microSD. It also comes with Dual-SIM compatibility and NFC. Apart from the fingerprint scanner, the smartphone also features facial recognition through the frontal camera for added security .

Industry I won't dump Buhari for Atiku - Adamawa Governor
Author: 0 I won't dump Buhari for Atiku - Adamawa Governor

Naija News reports that Buhari inaugurated a 30-member tripartite National Minimum Wage Committee at the Presidential Villa in Abuja, today . The state organising secretary of APC in Adamawa, Ahmed Lawan, reacting to the development, said the party "was not disturbed" by Atiku's action, saying that it would not affect the party's popularity in Adamawa.

Industry 14-Year Old Video Game Cheater Sued, Mom Defends Him
Author: 0 14-Year Old Video Game Cheater Sued, Mom Defends Him

What the company probably didn't know at the time, however, is that one of them is 14 years old, and his mother is now vigorously defending her son. Epic has made a strong stance against cheaters, even going as far as suing people that they've caught misusing the game.

Industry SoftBank offers to buy Uber shares at 30 percent discount
Author: 0 SoftBank offers to buy Uber shares at 30 percent discount

The tender offer will launch on Tuesday, sources told Reuters , and investors have almost a month to respond. If shareholders don't agree to sell in sufficient numbers, SoftBank can raise the price or walk away, the sources said. Uber has had an abysmal year, with its co-founder and former CEO resigning under pressure and the company admitting it concealed a hack that exposed personal data of 57 million customers and drivers.

Industry Ubisoft Announce And Release Ode On PC
Author: 0 Ubisoft Announce And Release Ode On PC

It's described as a "journey of pure joy" - you play as a character named Joy, actually - that combines experimentation in open-world environments with musical puzzles. Soft challenges unlock layers to create a unique composition based on the player play style. Ubisoft Reflections is the team behind Grow Home , incidentally, so Ode has a pretty glorious lineage.

Industry YouTube Go Is Out Of Beta
Author: 0 YouTube Go Is Out Of Beta

While it might take a while for users of the regular YouTube app to get adjusted to the minimal interface on the Go app, it does feel like an ideal solution to download videos while on constrained data speeds and limits. While it does seem a bit too much, the app will not work without being granted all the permissions. If you've been using a Beta version of this app, you can update it from the Play Store itself.

Industry Top Spec Range Rover SVAutobiography revealed with £170k starting price
Author: 0 Top Spec Range Rover SVAutobiography revealed with £170k starting price

Called the Range Rover SVAutobiography , the refreshed model is available exclusively in long-wheelbase form, and is hand-finished by in-house customisation department Special Vehicle Operations. This hedonistic flagship even puts paid to the "indignity" of crouching into the boot to load items, thanks to an electrically-deployable veneered loading floor, although at this level you've probably already hired a chauffeur for that and other mundane tasks like driving.

Industry Apple's Face ID On The iPhone X Unlocked With A Mask Again
Author: 0 Apple's Face ID On The iPhone X Unlocked With A Mask Again

Now before any iPhone X users start panicking, it's worth noting that criminals using this technique would still need direct access to your phone; they can't simply go around waving masks in the vague hope of unlocking iPhones. Both "Require Attention for Face ID" and "Attention Aware Features" are active, with the former forcing you to actually look at the iPhone X as an additional layer of security.

Industry YouTube iOS battery drain bug fixed in latest update
Author: 0 YouTube iOS battery drain bug fixed in latest update

The problem had also been reported in versions 12 .42 and 12.43 of the app, regardless of the iOS version , but became more prevalent after the launch of iOS 11 . GRID Autosport requires an iPhone SE, iPhone 7 or newer, an iPad (2017) or any iPad Pro, and iOS 11 or later. Therefore, tech researchers made a decision to explore the issue, and might have discovered what caused the phone to overheat and the battery to drain.

Industry OnePlus 5T Now Available For Purchase In India
Author: 0 OnePlus 5T Now Available For Purchase In India

Yes, if you're one of the people who hurried out and pre-ordered a black or grey OnePlus 5T or picked one up on the first day of general sales then you may be a bit peeved to hear that OnePlus has just announced the OnePlus 5T in a new colour option; Lava Red.

Industry Melbourne man planned New Year's Eve terror plot, police say
Author: 0 Melbourne man planned New Year's Eve terror plot, police say

Police said they moved in because the man had been having face-to-face meetings about getting a gun. About half a million people flock to the city for New Year's Eve celebrations, with security ramped up in recent years. He had connections with extremists, Mr Patton said. One of the charges he is facing carries a penalty of life in prison. Asked if he had been inspired by last year's Christmas Day plot, Patton said how he became radicalized was still being investigated.

Industry Ashes bombshell as Stokes pictured heading down under
Author: 0 Ashes bombshell as Stokes pictured heading down under

England all-rounder Ben Stokes has reportedly flown to New Zealand, not Australia where his nation are now playing in the Ashes . "He is not on his way to the Ashes , England Lions or any other official training camps", the European Central Bank said.

Industry Destiny 2's XP System Changing Amid Player Backlash
Author: 0 Destiny 2's XP System Changing Amid Player Backlash

Starting this week, " Destiny 2 " will be available to play for a limited free trial. This trial will allow all gamers on PC, PS4 and Xbox One to try out the game for free. Breaking its silence, Bungie has acknowledged that this "throttling" of XP at max level was indeed in place and that it would be deactivating the system immediately.

Industry Amazon Sumerian Makes Developing Web-Based VR/AR Apps Easier
Author: 0 Amazon Sumerian Makes Developing Web-Based VR/AR Apps Easier

AWS has launched a platform for developers to build AR, VR and 3D apps at speed. Sumerian requires no downloading of software - it is entirely Web-based - and "customers pay only for the storage used for 3D assets and the volume of traffic generated to access the virtual scenes they create".

Industry Samsung's new 'graphene ball' tech promises 5x faster battery charging
Author: 0 Samsung's new 'graphene ball' tech promises 5x faster battery charging

They then used these graphene balls as material for anode and cathode on lithium-ion batteries. Each graphene ball is composed of a SiOx nanoparticle center and surrounding graphene layers, constituting a 3D popcorn-like structure. While the lithium-ion batteries were first commercialised in 1991, industry watchers say the technology has been facing limits in terms of capacity and charging speed.

Industry Locals Shop Small For Opportunity to Win Gift Certificates
Author: 0 Locals Shop Small For Opportunity to Win Gift Certificates

According to the U.S. Small Business Administration, over 97% of businesses in the state are owned by locals. By noon she was on store eight, exploring the tomes at Pearl Street Books. On Saturday many people were shopping small to support the city where they live. They say on average 40 people relocate here a day. "All of our employees that are here spend money in this community", says Pools-N-More owner Tim Trowbridge.