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Industry Microsoft to roll out Creators Update on April 11
Author: 0 Microsoft to roll out Creators Update on April 11

One market that windows does have a firm grasp on is gaming, and they're looking at strengthening their hold with two new features - Game Mode and Beam. In addition to Beam broadcasting, Xbox One is also getting an app for viewing Beam content. Microsoft's next update to its Windows OS is set to be rolled out on April 11.

Industry Notice something different in your Facebook app? Here's what's changed
Author: 0 Notice something different in your Facebook app? Here's what's changed

Instagram Stories usage ramped quickly (150mn daily users in five months) and even if a small percentage of Facebook's 1bn+ DAUs use Stories , it will add up to big numbers. " Facebook is a fast-moving medium", said Freed, predicting that outlets could utilize this new feature to incorporate more news content into their Facebook activity.

Industry McDonald's will serve fresh beef in quarter pounders next year
Author: 0 McDonald's will serve fresh beef in quarter pounders next year

Meanwhile, at a time when the USA restaurant industry is facing a slowdown, food companies are adapting to changing consumer preference, bringing more transparency in their operations and trying to appeal to more health-conscious eaters by altering their practices and food lineup.

Industry Gwent: The Witcher Card Game's PS4 Beta Starts This Week
Author: 0 Gwent: The Witcher Card Game's PS4 Beta Starts This Week

Yesterday we already covered CDPR's most recent financial earnings, but the company's investor call revealed some interesting tidbits related to the upcoming Cyberpunk 2077 and a new possible Witcher installment. Up until now, Gwent: The Witcher Card Game (to give the spin-off its full name), has only been available on PC and Xbox One. It's also worth noting that CD Projekt RED is building a team for a second game that they plan to develop alongside Cyberpunk 2077 .

Industry Twitter ditches the egg avatar, opts for a human silhouette
Author: 0 Twitter ditches the egg avatar, opts for a human silhouette

But in all fairness, the Twitter egg has always pretty much been associated with harassment and spammers who may create fake accounts and troll you, so it's nice to see a new image. Their design team explains in a March 31 blog post that they're changing the default profile avatar because the egg has become a symbol of online trolling.

Author: 0 Two White House officials helped give Nunes intelligence reports

The White House sent a letter Thursday to Republican and Democrat leaders of the House and Senate intelligence committees, formally inviting them to view "highly classified" us spy documents that are believed to be what was privately shown to Mr.

Industry PS Plus: Free April 2017 Games
Author: 0 PS Plus: Free April 2017 Games

Drawn to Death is being launched for the PlayStation 4 under the free games of PlayStation Plus for April 2017. Drawn To Death is a game from the acclaimed developer David Jaffe, where it will offer a vastly different challenge to the shooter genre by delivering unconventional gameplay mechanics which ensure a third-person shooter/brawler is brought to life.

Industry Samsung Galaxy S8 pictured in the wild again
Author: 0 Samsung Galaxy S8 pictured in the wild again

Samsung is preparing to release the Galaxy S8 and leaks and rumours continue to reveal new information about the device. After the short clip comes out rumors regarding the status of Samsung Galaxy S8 that includes an edge-to-edge display which is curved on one side.

Author: 0 The story behind the protests in Russian Federation

Precisely this occurred in Ukraine after the pro-Western coup in Kiev in February 2014. The stated goal was to force Putin and Medvedev to respond to Navalny's accusations. Already his first loud publication about corruption in the state company "Transneft" in late 2010 revealed his connections to influential circles in the Kremlin without which he would have not been able to get access to the documents in question.

Author: 0 North Korean Ice Hockey Team Permitted To Compete In South

She also spoke about her hatred for bureaucracy, which she says she's avoided so far at the United Nations. Earlier, analysts from the think tank had said that the Punggye-ri test site seemed to have been prepared to support an underground nuclear test of an explosive yield of up to 282 kilotonnes, over 10 times the power estimated for the last nuclear test carried out in September.

Author: 0 Microsoft Already Created Its First Cumulative Update for Windows 10 Version 1703

Microsoft has now shared details of its Windows 10 Creators Update rollout. Next up will be, well, up to Microsoft - based on the feedback the company receives from this first phase of rollout to those shiny, new devices. It is also unlikely that we will see any type of early access ability like there is for PC. Of course, numerous folks who would be inclined to get the update as early as possible have been testing the update along the way as part of the Windows Insider Program .

Industry Voice Calls Made Easy, Secure And AI Powered By Telegram Messenger
Author: 0 Voice Calls Made Easy, Secure And AI Powered By Telegram Messenger

That was a bit too complicated on the user end of things for this new voice call feature, though, so Telegram has introduced a new security verification feature that is easier to use - emojis. Once a voice call is made, a dedicated tab for calls appears on the main screen of the app. Unfortunately, we don't know exactly when Telegram will distribute the upgrade in other regions, but the firm did reveal that it's on the way - so stay tuned, as we'll let you know as soon as it starts making ...

Industry Final Four guide: Teams, players and matchups to watch
Author: 0 Final Four guide: Teams, players and matchups to watch

With a renewed commitment to mixing her shot selection and to sustained effort on defense, the 6-foot-2 guard has thrived in the Gamecocks' seven postseason games, averaging 18.0 points on 51.7 percent shooting, including 50.0 percent 3-point accuracy, to go with 2.4 assists and 4.4 rebounds per game.

Industry Oculus co-founder Palmer Luckey departs Facebook
Author: 0 Oculus co-founder Palmer Luckey departs Facebook

Palmer's legacy extends far beyond Oculus. "We're thankful for everything he did for Oculus and VR, and we wish him all the best", Facebook said in a statement. Palmer Luckey is out at Facebook. In February, Facebook lost a lawsuit and was ordered to pay $500 million to the gaming company ZeniMax, in which Luckey was found to have violated a ZeniMax non-disclosure agreement.

Author: 0 Destiny 2 Officially Revealed, Confirmed For PC

Destiny 2's trailer showed off a lot of what was hinted at in the game's teaser video as well as in the story synopsis that leaked earlier today. Expect to see plenty more of the game in the run-up to release, starting with this stream on the Bungie Twitch channel in a few weeks' time.

Industry Twitter eases 140-character limit in replies
Author: 0 Twitter eases 140-character limit in replies

Within minutes, he deleted the tweet and posted an amended one clarifying that he, too, hated the latest change . This is a nice change for Twitter . Twitter first announced plans to relax the limit a year ago, as part of an effort to bring in more members and make the platform easier to use.

Industry Samsung to sell tweaked Note 7 phones
Author: 0 Samsung to sell tweaked Note 7 phones

Even though Samsung is expected to have an initial monopoly over the 835, reports now suggest that Samsung might not be able to meet initial demand for the Galaxy S8 due to lethargic Snapdragon 835 production. The world's leading smartphone maker is attempting to win back consumer trust while bolstering its credentials as the main rival of USA tech giant Apple .

Industry How to watch the Samsung Galaxy S8 reveal event live
Author: 0 How to watch the Samsung Galaxy S8 reveal event live

But there is a new button, one to activate Samsung's promising Bixby voice agent. The addition of the iris scanner that debuted on the Note 7 also rounds out a trio of biometric options that include fingerprint scanning and face unlock with the front camera .

Industry What the death of broadband privacy rules means
Author: 0 What the death of broadband privacy rules means

If the rules are enacted, the FCC would be in charge of regulation. USA lawmakers voted on Tuesday (March 28) to roll back rules that would block internet service providers from selling user data to third parties, following a heated debate over privacy protections.