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Industry Apple developing 6.1-inch LCD iPhone with metal back case
Author: 0 Apple developing 6.1-inch LCD iPhone with metal back case

A new report from Nikkei this evening offers more color on that device, saying it will feature a metal back similar to the iPhone 7 and iPhone 7 Plus... What do you think of Apple returning to aluminum with the 6.1-inch LCD iPhone next year? The benefits of OLED displays can be extended to moulding into curved screens and even foldable displays , which can be useful in the future iPhones.

Industry Huawei Nova 2s's Alleged Color Variants Leaked Before Launch
Author: 0 Huawei Nova 2s's Alleged Color Variants Leaked Before Launch

Underneath its hood, Nova 2s is expected to house the Kirin 960 chipset. As far as the cameras are concerned, the Huawei Nova 2s packs a 20-megapixel primary camera on the rear and a 20-megapixel front shooter for selfies. On the optics front, this Nova 2s will run the EMUI 8.0 based Android 8.0 Oreo with an inclusion of features like Hi-Fi audio chip as well as NFC. It measures 156.9 x 75.1 x 7.5 mm and weighs 169 grams.

Industry Google shuts chrome apps section for Mac and Windows users
Author: 0 Google shuts chrome apps section for Mac and Windows users

Though you can still access the Extensions and Themes from the Chrome Web store . In order to enable a more seamless transition from Chrome Apps to the web, Chrome will not fully remove support for Chrome Apps on Windows, Mac or Linux until after Desktop PWA installability becomes available in 2018.

Industry Winter Event For Call of Duty: WWII Kicks Off on Friday
Author: 0 Winter Event For Call of Duty: WWII Kicks Off on Friday

Winter Siege will hit the game starting December 8 on PC, PlayStation 4 , and Xbox One . The second week of the Winter Siege event marks the limited return of Gun Game as part of a non-stop schedule of special double XP playlists. Taking command of the quartermaster position in the redecorated headquarters will be Captain Butcher, a grizzled British vet. There will be a visiting Quartermaster, too.

Industry IPhones may get reversible emoji in 2018
Author: 0 IPhones may get reversible emoji in 2018

Those googly eyes on emojis that now face left could be made to face to the right next year if Apple or other device vendors decide to give you the option. The final list will be confirmed in the first quarter of next year, with a decision in January and an announcement in March. The list-which Unicode made very clear "is not final"-features 130 possible new faces, people, body parts, clothes, animals, foods, household items ...

Industry DaVita is selling underperforming managed-care unit for $4.9 billion
Author: 0 DaVita is selling underperforming managed-care unit for $4.9 billion

UnitedHealth Group Inc announced on Wednesday about their plans to expand further its medical offerings with the deal of $4.9 billion to buy DaVita Medical Group, looking to bolster its primary and urgent care services. UnitedHealth bought Surgical Care Affiliates for about $2.3 billion in March. The recorded sales of DaVita's physician network is $4.11 billion previous year and had become a major drag on the company's financial performance in recent quarters.

Industry Aperture Science is still alive with Bridge Constructor Portal
Author: 0 Aperture Science is still alive with Bridge Constructor Portal

It's not a joke or a quick cameo: there really is a new Portal game coming out. We welcome all lucky applicants to Bridge Constructor Portal with our new vehicle-based test chambers, Quantum Tunnels and patented Aperture technology! Backing up a bit, if you've never played a Portal game before, I implore you to fix that problem.

Industry WatchOS 4.2 update brings support for Apple Pay Cash and more
Author: 0 WatchOS 4.2 update brings support for Apple Pay Cash and more

Beginning December 5, Apple customers in the United States can use Apple Pay to send and receive money with friends and family quickly, easily and securely. The release is identified as Build 15S102. Users can manually update their Apple Watches by keeping their iPhones in proximity and launching the Watch app and go to the My Watch tab and then General Software Update .

Industry Sharad Yadav disqualified from Rajyasabha
Author: 0 Sharad Yadav disqualified from Rajyasabha

The Left parties today questioned the decision to disqualify rebel JD (U) leaders Sharad Yadav and Ali Anwar from the Rajya Sabha. The first setback for Sharad Yadav has emerged in 2014 when he lost the Lok Sabha elections. "The decision will set an example for people like Sharad Yadav and Ali Anwar to not take steps against majority decisions in the party", he said. The JDU members had in August chose to strike off Yadav's name from the MPs list in Rajya Sabha, after Yadav was noted for ...

Industry Google Pixel and Pixel 2 Smartphones Updated With KRACK Security Fix
Author: 0 Google Pixel and Pixel 2 Smartphones Updated With KRACK Security Fix

The Pixel 2 draws power from a 2700mAh battery. The Pixel2 XL costs Rs 73,000/- for the 64GB while its 128GB costs Rs 82,000/-. To put it simply, the price tags of the phones were heavily inflated compared to USA pricing, and it seemed unlikely that Google's second-generation Pixel phones would set the sales statistics on fire.

Industry GM Marketplace Lets Drivers Order a Latte From the Dashboard
Author: 0 GM Marketplace Lets Drivers Order a Latte From the Dashboard

GM already has begun adding it to model year 2017 and 2018 vehicles using over-the-air updates, via the cars' built-in 4G LTE Wi-Fi, but specified that using the Marketplace doesn't require an additional data plan. "Marketplace is the first of a suite of new personalization features that we will roll out over the next 12 to 18 months to almost four million U.S. drivers".

Industry Google pulls YouTube from Amazon Fire TV, Echo Show
Author: 0 Google pulls YouTube from Amazon Fire TV, Echo Show

Google claimed Amazon's implementation of YouTube on the Echo Show violated its "terms of service" and created a "broken user experience". Now that YouTube is again blocked on the Show and on Fire TV , Amazon might have to come to the bargaining table.

Industry Lamborghini unveils 'super SUV' - yours for £165000
Author: 0 Lamborghini unveils 'super SUV' - yours for £165000

That helps the Urus accelerate from 0-62mph in just 3.6 seconds, 0-125mph in 12.8 seconds and onto a top speed of 190mph. Fitted with a turbocharged 4.0-litre V8 engine - a company-first - the Urus has 641bhp at its disposal, with that power supplemented by 850Nm of torque.

Industry Samsung Starts Production of First 512GB UFS Package for Mobile Devices
Author: 0 Samsung Starts Production of First 512GB UFS Package for Mobile Devices

The news came just days after the Galaxy S7 and S7 edge were unveiled both of which incorporated UFS 2.0 onboard storage in either 32GB or 64GB capacities. The company says that this is around 400 times faster than a conventional microSD card. That means you only need about six seconds to transfer an HD video clip to an SSD, Samsung says.

Industry Target debuts its mobile payment system within its app
Author: 0 Target debuts its mobile payment system within its app

Mobile payment systems are nothing new to the likes of Walmart, CVS, and Kohl's, but for Target , they represent uncharted territory. With Wallet, customers can check out in-store using their smartphone while also applying Cartwheel digital coupons or discounts after scanning their barcode.

Industry Honor 7X with 18:9 display unveiled; price, specifications and more
Author: 0 Honor 7X with 18:9 display unveiled; price, specifications and more

Cameras are the major difference between the Honor 7X and Honor 9i as the latter comes with dual selfie cameras. Powering the phablet is a Hi-Silicon Kirin 659 octa-core processor paired with 4GB LPDDR4 RAM . There is only one camera on the front panel and the dual cameras on back are horizontally placed. It features a 5.99-inch full HD+ (2160x1080) IPS LCD display with an 18:9 aspect ratio.

Industry Overwatch League skins won't be in loot boxes
Author: 0 Overwatch League skins won't be in loot boxes

Players can represent their favorite team by wearing the uniform skin in the game. I do wonder a currency exchange will become a feature, allowing players to convert credits into tokens. There are 12 Overwatch League teams based in several cities around the world, with each one looking to be crowned as the inaugural Overwatch League champions and take home a grand prize of $1 million.

Industry Apple now offers unlocked iPhone X models in the USA ars_ab.settitle(1227285)
Author: 0 Apple now offers unlocked iPhone X models in the USA ars_ab.settitle(1227285)

The SIM-free iPhone X is the model you need. Apple is now selling versions of the high-end iPhone X that have no traditional subscriber identity module, or SIM, card and is instead using an embedded electronic version of the device. The phone sold out as soon preorders started on October 27th, and many people struggled to find one in retail stores on launch day. Carriers offer the option to pay the price of the smartphone in monthly installments, but those options aren't available when you ...

Industry Nintendo To Bring Games Onto The NVIDIA SHIELD In China
Author: 0 Nintendo To Bring Games Onto The NVIDIA SHIELD In China

It's not yet known what Nintendo's plans are for backwards compatibility on the Switch . At launch, select Nintendo games will include, New Super Mario Bros , The Legend of Zelda: Twilight Princess and PUNCH-OUT! . Nintendo is yet to offer its Virtual Console service, which offered a wide range of downloadable games from the company's extensive back catalogue, on the Switch.

Industry Destiny 2 - Expansion I: Curse of Osiris Launch Trailer
Author: 0 Destiny 2 - Expansion I: Curse of Osiris Launch Trailer

It appears that Osiris knows something about this, though, and so the story of this expansion will follow you searching for Osiris, bringing him home (either forcefully or not), and using whatever he knows to defeat the Vex and close their portal for good.