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Technology Red Dead Redemption II’s Gameplay video is just NUTS
Author: 0 Red Dead Redemption II’s Gameplay video is just NUTS

As the gang is forced out of each area, you set up a new camp where gang members eat, sleep, perform chores, and play games. You'll also get into your fair share of gunfights in newly refined gunplay where Dead Eye makes a return. The trailer indicates this will be a big part of the game, with your camp moving between different areas and likely acting as the base for numerous main story missions.

Technology A guide to the upcoming Samsung Galaxy Note9
Author: 0 A guide to the upcoming Samsung Galaxy Note9

In New York yesterday, Samsung unveiled its latest flagship and much-awaited device - the Samsung Galaxy Note 9 . The Note 9 will be available in select markets from August 24, 2018, it had announced on Thursday. Samsung also said the popular shooter game " Fortnite " is coming to Android and will be exclusive to Samsung phones until Sunday. Note 9 starts at a minimum of 128 gigabytes of storage and 512 GB version offered as well.

Technology Fortnite's Android Release Will Skip Google Play
Author: 0 Fortnite's Android Release Will Skip Google Play

The userbase of Android is much higher than iOS so even if the Google Play Store doesn't charge fees as high as Apple, its still a huge loss for the company, at least $50 million as suggested by data analysts. The game will appear in the Samsung Game Launcher and in the Galaxy Apps store. Apple doesn't allow app downloads from anywhere but the official App Store on its mobile devices.

Technology Samsung Electronics' net profit down 0.09% in Q2
Author: 0 Samsung Electronics' net profit down 0.09% in Q2

Samsung is pushing to launch Galaxy Note earlier this year, since they've already confirmed the launch event which will take place August 9. If Samsung didn't have its burgeoning chip business to boost up profits, the results could have been worse.

Technology St Louis Uber driver live-streamed hundreds of passengers
Author: 0 St Louis Uber driver live-streamed hundreds of passengers

However, Gargac told the Post-Dispatch that one of the key differences in his streams compared to those already on the service is that he didn't ask his passengers for permission, believing it resulted in a "fake" experience. His Twitch channel has been suspended. "I try to capture the natural interactions between myself and the passengers - what a Lyft and Uber ride actually is", he said.

Technology Donald Trump is pissed about the EU's £3.8bn Google fine
Author: 0 Donald Trump is pissed about the EU's £3.8bn Google fine

Major manufacturers, such as Samsung, HTC and Huawei use Android . Changes to copyright law that would affect tech firms are also being considered. Google has denied the charges, saying that bundling search with its Google Play allows it to offer the entire package for free, and that smartphone makers and users have a wide choice.

Technology New MacBook Pros are the most powerful laptops Apple has ever made
Author: 0 New MacBook Pros are the most powerful laptops Apple has ever made

In Australia the computers start at $2699 for the smaller model and $3499 for the larger version; with all the bells and whistles added, the most expensive version of the new models could cost $10,339, not including optional software. "That addresses one of the key complaints with the system and should make life a little easier for users who regularly bring their MacBooks into meetings - or worse yet, the library".

Technology This Is the Galaxy Note 9's New S Pen
Author: 0 This Is the Galaxy Note 9's New S Pen

The fingerprint sensor is placed right below the dual rear camera sensors. The bottom retains the S Pen housing, a USB-C port, a 3.5mm headphone jack, a microphone and a loudspeaker. The source site claims that a Samsung employee who was present at a recently held pre-briefing of the Galaxy Note 9 has revealed that its base model features 6 GB of RAM and a native storage of 128 GB.

Technology WhatsApp ad campaign offers tips for users to combat fake news
Author: 0 WhatsApp ad campaign offers tips for users to combat fake news

WhatsApp has been under pressure from Indian authorities lately for a slew of killings that allegedly originated from hoax messages sent on the app. Of course if the latter is more popular , then the addition of a label would quite possibly lead to easier identification of forwarded messages and reduction in the spread of unverified news - an activity which is unfortunately quite common these days.

Technology Xiaomi’s weak debut signals trouble for next Hong Kong tech listings
Author: 0 Xiaomi’s weak debut signals trouble for next Hong Kong tech listings

According to Dow Jones, The shares of Xiaomi opened down at 16.60 Hong Kong dollars ($2.12) a share which is below the initial public offering price of HK$17 ($2.17). Most recent floats in Hong Kong dropped below IPO prices. "We are an internet company and from Day 1 we have set up a weighted voting rights structure with dual-class shares", he added.

Technology Samsung Days sale on Amazon: Best deals on smartphones
Author: 0 Samsung Days sale on Amazon: Best deals on smartphones

The launch event will take place in NY on the 9th of August. The invite itself shows what looks to be the Galaxy Note's S Pen , at least an extreme close-up of the button on the side of the stylus. Besides, sources also indicate that Samsung plans to increase the Note 9's battery to upto 4000mAh. And in even better news, the Note 9 may actually have faster charging, which is always welcome.

Author: 0 OnePlus 7 might be a 5G phone released on USA carriers

So it stands to reason that the OnePlus 7 or OnePlus 7T will arrive with support for 5G connectivity. Chinese smartphone maker OnePlus believes that if you create enough hype about a device and you release it in limited quantities, people will come buying.

Technology Watch the Fortnite Rocket Launch, In Case You Missed It
Author: 0 Watch the Fortnite Rocket Launch, In Case You Missed It

That means anyone in the United Kingdom can expect to hear more about the mode at about 3pm today. The exact reason why is not clear, but it seems that Epic was extremely keen on letting everybody know - perhaps to ensure that a bunch of gawkers don't show up on Sunday for the glorious spectacle that is a crushing wave of realisation that you missed the actual glorious spectacle.

Technology Qualcomm's Snapdragon 1000 can outrival Intel Y/U for Windows 10 PCs
Author: 0 Qualcomm's Snapdragon 1000 can outrival Intel Y/U for Windows 10 PCs

The SD1000 SoC will have a 12W TDP and be competitive with Intel's Y-Series (4.5W) and U-Series (15W) processors. A new job posting by Qualcomm says that it is looking for an engineer who can work on Qualcomm Snapdragon chipsets on the desktop, Andromeda and Hololens AR, VR products in Audio, Video, Display and Camera.

Technology Apple releases iOS 12 Public Beta
Author: 0 Apple releases iOS 12 Public Beta

Apple announced its new iOS 12 operating system earlier this month, and the public beta became available Monday. Apple's iOS public betas , as well as all subsequent updates , are automatically pushed to your device over the air. Head over to Apple's beta website and download the configuration profile . Rinse and repeat every time you want to jump back to a stable iOS version from a beta release.

Technology Putin's World Cup Gestures, Explained
Author: 0 Putin's World Cup Gestures, Explained

Many supporters were visiting Russian Federation for the first time. But high points for Russian athletes have been rare since the country's image was tarnished by doping, with numerous Olympic medals stripped for drug use. Jose Mourinho has warned Russia's players to be wary of the threat of "one of the fastest players in the world" Mohamed Salah. But his replacement, former Real Madrid winger Cheryshev, celebrated his recent recall to the national side with Russia's second goal two ...