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Industry Google Fires Employee After Anti-Diversity Manifesto Gets Leaked
Author: 0 Google Fires Employee After Anti-Diversity Manifesto Gets Leaked

Now some 69 percent of Google's employees are men, according to the company's latest figures, a proportion that rises to 80 percent when it comes to technology jobs. The dismissal of Damore, however, does not end the discussion regarding the anti-diversity topics that the former Google engineer raised. "If they choose not to take measure against someone who has gone out of their way to make a large percentage of their coworkers feel excluded, then their inaction will speak much more loudly ...

Industry Intel's push for petabyte SSDs requires a new kind of drive
Author: 0 Intel's push for petabyte SSDs requires a new kind of drive

Intel Optane's new " Ruler " format will allow up to one petabyte of storage on a single 1U server rack. "Data drives everything we do - from financial decisions to virtual reality gaming, and from autonomous driving to machine learning - and Intel storage innovations like these ensure incredibly quick, reliable access to that data".

Industry Spotify Comes to Xbox One Today
Author: 0 Spotify Comes to Xbox One Today

Spotify users will also be getting access to some pre-curated playlists for gaming on the app. Spotify's Gaming section will feature a total of three pre-curated playlists for gamers, including Epic Gaming , Power Gaming , and a playlist from Xbox's own Major Nelson .

Industry Majority uneasy about Trump's ability to handle N.Korea
Author: 0 Majority uneasy about Trump's ability to handle N.Korea

The poll also asked contributors about whether they think the White House tells the truth. Trump is in New Jersey on a working vacation. Meanwhile, only 24% of Americans say they trust all or most of what they hear from the White House - lower than the 30% who said they trust "nothing at all" coming from the Trump administration.

Industry Samsung's ultra-durable Galaxy S8 Active launches this week
Author: 0 Samsung's ultra-durable Galaxy S8 Active launches this week

While the smartphone features the same innards, the Galaxy S8 Active is a rugged version of the flagship, and Samsung claims it to be the toughest Galaxy smartphone to be ever built. It is available to be pre-ordered from the official AT & T for $850 or with an EMI of $28.34 if you have taken 30 monthly installments. The Suwon-based technology giant has scheduled a media event in NY on August 23 to unveil a new smartphone, which is expected to be called the Galaxy Note 8.

Industry Karan Johar and Kajol are friends again; read to know how
Author: 0 Karan Johar and Kajol are friends again; read to know how

And if all goes well then this could turn into reality soon. On this Raksha Bandhan , Johar took to Twitter and posted pictures of his children, who he had previously called " finest Dharma's productions ". Seems like Karan Johar's newborn twins are really proving to be catalysts for peace in his life. From his acting debut to his film debut, Kajol has been a part of KJO's every venture in early days.

Industry Samsung Galaxy S8 Active finally debuts on AT&T
Author: 0 Samsung Galaxy S8 Active finally debuts on AT&T

Battery: The Galaxy S8 Active is backed by a 4,000mAh battery . Samsung's new Galaxy S8 Active is touted to be the company's toughest and most durable Galaxy phone series to date. The phone's exclusivity to AT&T also means it will come pre-downloaded with the DIRECTTV NOW app and a deal to watch unlimited content for $25 more a month, after a $25 credit.

Author: 0 Spotify App For Xbox One Revealed

Finally, the Fall Creators Update for the Xbox One promises a "more immersive community". In the case of Spotify on PS4, you can outright replace any game's music with whatever you're playing from Spotify ; better yet, you can retain sound effects from the game's audio while playing that music over the game.

Author: 0 Xbox One System Update Preview Shows Reworked Dashboard

If you're not on of the " alpha ring " members of the Insiders program, never fear: We have a sneak peek for you right here. According to the firm, it has merged Home, Social, and My Games and Apps into "one dashboard experience", so there are no more splash screens.

Industry Jai Lava Kusa new poster: Jr NTR as Lava Kumar is charming
Author: 0 Jai Lava Kusa new poster: Jr NTR as Lava Kumar is charming

It was Kalyanram and Tarak who loved two posters after which they chose to release both of them on the eve of Raksha Bandhan. "Lava Kumar from #JaiLavaKusa #LavaFirstLook". Jr NTR is glowing in these pictures, and so are the fans. Rashi Khanna and Nivetha Thomas are the female leads in Jai Lava Kusa and the makers are in plans to release the film during Dasara this year.

Author: 0 Beware of more Game of Thrones leaks, hackers warn HBO

Face with the despair of his army, Jaime saw a single opportunity to kill the queen as Daenerys was pulling out the weapon from Drogon . Game of Thrones has never been shy about killing off major characters . Could this be GOT Season 7 Episode 5 leak? Cersei has the advantage, having captured Yara and the Sand Snakes and eliminated the Tyrell and recovered their gold.

Industry Mobile's new unlimited plans are only for baby boomers
Author: 0 Mobile's new unlimited plans are only for baby boomers

So if you see grandpa on Facebook more often, now you'll know why. If your ID does, in fact, state that you are 55 or older, then you stand to save a fair amount of money on T-Mobile's unlimited plan. The new plan, representing half off the standard price of $120 for two lines, starts August 9 for consumers over age 55, T-Mobile said Monday in a statement.

Industry Samsung Galaxy S8 Active goes outdoors
Author: 0 Samsung Galaxy S8 Active goes outdoors

The most visible difference between the standard Galaxy S8 and the new Galaxy S8 Active is that the signature wraparound display has given way to a more conventional screen with larger bezels and sides encased in rubber bumpers. It is powered by a 64-bit Octa-core Qualcomm Snapdragon 835 Processor with 4GB of RAM. The display is still 5.8-inch quad HD super AMOLED panel with an 18.5:9 aspect ratio with no edges.

Industry Chevrolet Silverado 1500, GMC Sierra 1500: Recall Alert
Author: 0 Chevrolet Silverado 1500, GMC Sierra 1500: Recall Alert

The National Highway Traffic Safety Administration says this is particularly unsafe when performing low-speed turns. Opinion for 690 thousand cars in the United States, 80 thousand - in Canada and about 25 thousand in other markets. GM has not yet provided a notification schedule. Drivers can check to see if their auto is among the recalled vehicles on NHTSA's website . Chevrolet owners can reach out to customer service at 1-800-222-1020.

Industry WhatsApp to get Facebook-like coloured status update feature soon
Author: 0 WhatsApp to get Facebook-like coloured status update feature soon

To avail this option WhatsApp will likely add a floating pencil button just above the camera icon on the status tab. The new version will have the features similar to those rolled out by Facebook in December. The news comes after reports emerged last week that WhatsApp is testing a new feature that could allow people to use the instant messaging service to communicate with businesses.

Industry Google slashes the price of Pixel phones by up to $200
Author: 0 Google slashes the price of Pixel phones by up to $200

I'd usually tell you to refrain from getting a device that's almost one-year old because its successor is round around the corner. For buyers who are mulling over phones like the One Plus Five and the Moto Z2 Play, the new pricing brings the Pixel phones closer to mid-range devices like never before.

Industry Amir Khan says 'struggling' to sleep after ugly split with wife Faryal
Author: 0 Amir Khan says 'struggling' to sleep after ugly split with wife Faryal

But Faryal , mother to their only child - three-year-old Lamaisah - appeared to be baffled by her husband's antics. The amount of evidence I have on you. The Bolton-born boxer, who used to hold the WBA and IBF light-welterweight titles until he lost to Lamont Peterson and Danny Garcia in successive fights, has only boxed once a year since 2015.

Industry Middle-Earth: Shadow of War Will Feature Microtransactions
Author: 0 Middle-Earth: Shadow of War Will Feature Microtransactions

Loot boxes are part of Shadow of War's new Marketplace system , an in-game storefront allowing players to acquire weapons, armor, XP Boosts , and even Orc followers for Talion. Gold, on the other hand, has to be purchased through the PlayStation Store, Microsoft Store, or by adding money to your Steam wallet. They're structured in a way to entice you to spend money, exploiting the player's impatience...

Industry Google executive's anti-diversity 'manifesto' leaked, creates a storm in the company
Author: 0 Google executive's anti-diversity 'manifesto' leaked, creates a storm in the company

Google, Facebook , Microsoft and other tech companies now regularly release diversity reports, highlighting low percentages of women and minority employees, with few moving up the management chain . As The Washington Post's Jena McGregor wrote in March, just 1 percent of Google's technology employees are black - a percentage that hasn't moved since 2014.