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Hi-Tech Overwatch's New Comic Retribution Explores the Fine Line Between Right and Wrong
Author: 0 Overwatch's New Comic Retribution Explores the Fine Line Between Right and Wrong

Blizzard had confirmed that skins from the other Overwatch Archive Event from a year ago will be available in loot boxes during Retribution as well as 60 new items. And, just like with last year's Uprising , there will be a separate mode where you can pick any heroes you like, not just the story-related four. The comic might have also given us an insight into what one of the event's player versus environment (PvE) brawl situations.

Author: 0 Facebook announces how it will restrict third-party access from user data

Facebook has been issued a notice by the government of India to provide information by April 7 about possible breach of data about its Indian subscribers and whether that information was used to manipulate the outcome of an election. Earlier on Wednesday (local time), Facebook unveiled a new privacy policy that seeks to clarify its data collection and use. The company will also no longer allow apps to ask for access to personal information such as religious or political views.

Author: 0 Most of Facebook's user data is vulnerable

Zuckerberg, in Wednesday's call, said he couldn't be sure. "When you're building something like Facebook which is unprecedented in the world, there are things that you're going to mess up..." "We don't share your information with advertisers".

Hi-Tech Spyro Reignited Trilogy leaks through Amazon Mexico listing
Author: 0 Spyro Reignited Trilogy leaks through Amazon Mexico listing

Reignited Trilogy is now listed for PS4 and Xbox One , meaning it won't possess the same exclusivity window as Crash Bandicoot N.Sane Trilogy. Much like Crash Bandicoot N Sane Trilogy , the Spyro Reignited Trilogy seems to have nailed the art style of the original game, tidying up its visuals for a modern audience without losing its charm in the process.

Hi-Tech Snapchat Gets Group Video Chat Feature, Supporting 16 People at Once
Author: 0 Snapchat Gets Group Video Chat Feature, Supporting 16 People at Once

The company notes that the new features will be rolling out globally over the course of the next week or so. In a blog post , the platform announced a new feature that allows up to 16 people to come together in group video chats. Group video calling has already been a part of competitor applications like Facebook Messenger, Google Hangouts, and Skype for a while. The Verge has the details on Snap's new offering.

Hi-Tech Xiaomi's 'Black Shark' gaming smartphone to break cover soon
Author: 0 Xiaomi's 'Black Shark' gaming smartphone to break cover soon

You can also get coupons while showing your creative side. Xiaomi has also launched Black Shark , a daughter company that focuses on mobile gaming, so this hints that we will see a gaming smartphone by the company sooner or later. As a result, the Mi Band 2 is selling at Rs 1,699 down from Rs 1,799. The original RRP of the Mi Mix 2S is 3299 yuan for the standard version of the millet MIX 2S but in some cases, this price has risen to 3499 yuan.

Hi-Tech HMD pilots online platform for Nokia handset sale; plans enterprise sale too
Author: 0 HMD pilots online platform for Nokia handset sale; plans enterprise sale too

The phone will be available from April 30. Airtel customers will also get an extended free subscription to the Airtel TV app till December 31, 2018 and ICICI bank will offer a 5% cashback till May 31, 2018. With an impressive 2-day battery life, you can extract every bit of juice from the already powerful 3800 mAh battery , even when you are broadcasting your #Bothie videos live on Facebook or YouTube.

Hi-Tech Apple hires former Google exec to head up AI strategy
Author: 0 Apple hires former Google exec to head up AI strategy

The letter , signed by 3,100 employees, was sent to Google CEO Sundar Pichai, The New York Times reported Wednesday. " Our technology must be infused with the values we all hold dear", said Cook in the memo. Apple had recently hired Russ Salakhutdinov , a professor at Carnegie Mellon University. In 2016, his job duties expanded to search as well upon Amit Singhal's retirement, and Giannandrea has since integrated AI and machine learning into all aspects of Google's ecosystem ...

Author: 0 Samsung Galaxy J7 (2018) with Dual Rear Cameras Listed Online

The smartphones will also miss-out on monthly security patches from Samsung. The Samsung Galaxy J7 Duo has a 5.5 inch 1920 x 1080 px IPS LCD display . At the front, there could be an 8MP selfie snapper with flash. The Galaxy S7 and S7 edge are clearly among the most plausible possibility for Android 8.0 Oreo updates, however Samsung wants to acquaint the update with some mid-run handsets too.

Hi-Tech Trump to order National Guard to Mexican border
Author: 0 Trump to order National Guard to Mexican border

In keeping with a theme he often invoked as a candidate in 2016 and has continually returned to since taking office, Republican Trump has sharpened his anti-immigrant rhetoric, warning that illegal immigrants threaten USA safety and jobs.

Hi-Tech Tinder Loops Video Feature Now In Testing
Author: 0 Tinder Loops Video Feature Now In Testing

The company announced its new video feature in a blog post today. The adjustments are created to limit the information apps can gather from users following the Cambridge Analytica scandal , which Facebook now says affected 87 million users, up from the "approximately" 270 ,000 initially reported by the social media giant in March.

Hi-Tech Nigerian senator dies after illness
Author: 0 Nigerian senator dies after illness

Bukar who was born in Daura , Katsina State, in December 1953 was 1978 graduate of Engineering of Ahmadu Bello University . Family sources said Mr Bukar , who represents Katsina North ( Daura Zone) in the Senate, died on Wednesday morning after brief illness.

Hi-Tech Hitman: Definitive Edition confirmed for PS4 and Xbox One
Author: 0 Hitman: Definitive Edition confirmed for PS4 and Xbox One

You start with Hitman's first season, coupled with the Summer Bonus Episode set in Marrakesh and Sapienza, a Hitman: Blood Money Requiem Pack and the Game of the Year Edition's extras. Hakan Abrak, CEO for IO Interactive added, "We're super excited to be working with Warner Bros". Indeed, this partnership means the studio can focus its attention on making games and leave the publishing and distribution to an entity with more experience.

Hi-Tech Vending Machine locations in Fortnite
Author: 0 Vending Machine locations in Fortnite

Each Vending Machine will randomly select a rarity. Starting this week, Epic will drop new content without the need for an update. "This new cadence allows us to iron out more complex bugs, while continuing to provide fun content every week".

Author: 0 China Retaliates With Tariffs On US Soybeans, Others

Chinese authorities had warned the U.S. it would respond with the "same strength" after the United States issued its list in response to China's intellectual property practices, the USTR said. That's an average tariff increase on overall imports from China of just 2.5 per cent, he said. The current US ambassador to China, Terry Branstad, is the former governor of Iowa, a state that could be hit hard.

Hi-Tech Dell unveils new consumer PCs and displays
Author: 0 Dell unveils new consumer PCs and displays

They will be available globally in the following weeks. The notebooks have been priced at $2,399 (Rs 1,58,500 approximately) and $3,699 (Rs 2,44,200 approximately) with other specifications incurring costs of $1,499 (Rs 99,000 approximately) and $1,599 (Rs 1,05,500 approximately).

Hi-Tech Attacker was vegan activist who accused tech firm of discrimination — YouTube shooting
Author: 0 Attacker was vegan activist who accused tech firm of discrimination — YouTube shooting

The condition of the injured, who have been taken to hospital, was not confirmed last night. YouTube CEO Susan Wojcicki wrote on Twitter: "There are no words to describe how awful it was to have an active shooter @ YouTube today". Three other victims with gunshot wounds were taken to hospitals . The suspect was found deceased at the scene of an apparent self-inflicted gunshot wound.

Hi-Tech Trump ordering United States troop to guard border
Author: 0 Trump ordering United States troop to guard border

Late Monday, Mexican immigration officials started to negotiate with the caravan's organizers. But Mexico has made clear it has no intention of doing so directly. The proposals appear the same as those included on an immigration wish list the White House released in October but failed to gain traction during negotiations over the border wall.

Hi-Tech Estimated Length Given To 100 Percent God of War PS4
Author: 0 Estimated Length Given To 100 Percent God of War PS4

Sony shared a new gameplay video of upcoming God of War , showing off troll fights and exploration. God of War director, Cory Balrog was interviewed recently by Kinda Funny Games and Balrog gave us an estimated length to 100 percent the new game.

Hi-Tech Pokémon Go adds two new legendaries
Author: 0 Pokémon Go adds two new legendaries

This will bring some refreshment for you, a newliness to counter your possible boredom of playing Pokemon Go . This is why fans are thrilled at the latest announcement of two new legendaries . For a month long period, Latios will be exclusive to North America, South America and Africa while Latias will be seen in Asia and Europe. "Make sure you encounter these special and elusive Pokémon while they roam during this limited time".

Hi-Tech The Vatican denies that the Pope said that hell 'doesn't exist'
Author: 0 The Vatican denies that the Pope said that hell 'doesn't exist'

In the statement , the Vatican called the article by Mr Scalfari "the fruit of his reconstruction ". And then came the four words heard 'round the world: "Hell does not exist", the article quoted the pope as saying. Pope Francis asked for a "swift end" to the seven years of carnage in Syria , requesting that aid be transferred to the war-torn country's people in need and calling for "fitting conditions for the returned and the displaced".

Author: 0 Apple hires former Google AI chief to work on Siri

For example, the Google Assistant , which is available for both iPhone and Android phones, is considered smarter than Apple virtual assistant Siri. That's the good news. Neither Cook nor Giannandrea have made any public statements about the future direction of Apple's machine-learning and AI strategy. He will answer directly to Tim Cook , essentially making him a Senior Vice President at Cupertino.

Hi-Tech Nasdaq lower for 2nd day as Amazon, Netflix drop
Author: 0 Nasdaq lower for 2nd day as Amazon, Netflix drop

Addressing the Axios report , White House spokeswoman Sarah Sanders explained that Trump's government is always looking for ways to make business fairer for everyone. "The #AmazonWashingtonPost, sometimes referred to as the guardian of Amazon not paying internet taxes (which they should) is FAKE NEWS! ", he said on Twitter in December 2015.

Hi-Tech Why Has the Dow Jones Plunged 500 Points in One Day?
Author: 0 Why Has the Dow Jones Plunged 500 Points in One Day?

So we can expect to see this trade war continue. The Standard & Poor's 500 index gave up 2.2 percent, to 2,581.88. The S&P 500 index had dropped 2.6 percent and fell into correction territory - a 10-percent drop from its 52-week high. and Google (controlled by parent Alphabet Inc.) - have produced huge returns for USA investors. Trump's criticisms of Amazon, which started last week and continued into Monday, include allegations that its online commerce business receives discounts that ...

Author: 0 Google to launch a mid range Pixel in India

So it remains to be seen if the company will follow a similar approach for the Home and Home Mini speaker as well. Previously the company was aiming the lower-end market with Android One and Android Go and now Google is expected to launch the mid-range smartphone somewhere near July or August of this year.

Author: 0 Range Pixel phone aimed at emerging markets is reportedly in the works

Google Pixelbook , the premium laptop, and other intelligent home automation products such as doorbell, camera, alarm system, and smoke detector will also be launched in the Indian market in the next one year. Currently Amazon's entire series of Echo devices is available in India. As far as Amazon's launch is considered, it is sure to give tough competition and a run for its money to Google .

Hi-Tech Nokia 6 (2017) receives price cut ahead of Nokia 6 (2018) launch
Author: 0 Nokia 6 (2017) receives price cut ahead of Nokia 6 (2018) launch

Nokia 8 Sirocco: It flaunts a glossy premium cover on the back and a 5.5-inch QHD (2560×1440 pixels) pOLED display on the front having 700 nits brightness and is protected by sculpted Corning Gorilla Glass 5 protection. The device is backed by a 3800mAh. With 3,900mAh battery, fast charging and wireless fast charging, the Nokia 9 will run Android 8.1 Oreo out of the box.

Hi-Tech Jeff Kaplan Hints at New Hanzo Skin for New Overwatch Uprising Event
Author: 0 Jeff Kaplan Hints at New Hanzo Skin for New Overwatch Uprising Event

Kotaku put the question to Overwatch director Jeff Kaplan who confirmed his team are big PUBG fans and have seriously considered the possibility. With the battle royale genre being one of the hottest trends in gaming right now, publishers everywhere are likely looking into how their games can snag a piece of the lucrative pie.

Hi-Tech Facebook Messenger Can Send 360-Degree Photos And HD Videos Now
Author: 0 Facebook Messenger Can Send 360-Degree Photos And HD Videos Now

These videos will need to be already recorded to either your phone, an article on your news feed or from another message thread. But 1.3 billion users is nothing to sniff at, and adding 360 degree photos to the mix alongside GIFs , stickers, videos, and photos will only serve to make Messenger even stickier.

Hi-Tech Valve hammers final nail into coffin of Steam Machines
Author: 0 Valve hammers final nail into coffin of Steam Machines

According to PC Gamer , Valve has stripped the dedicated Steam Machines section on Steam, fueling speculation that the gaming company will do away with the gaming box concept altogether. And those not eager to use a desktop were more likely to spend time gaming in the living room using a PlayStation or Xbox console. The biggest hurdle for the Steam Machine was probably Valve itself.

Hi-Tech 34-year-old OR man faces possession of child porn charges
Author: 0 34-year-old OR man faces possession of child porn charges

Shadbolt. State agents from the Internet Crimes Against Children task force and OR police executed the search warrant at Blanchard's home on Monday, with the search finding child pornography on electronic devices. Gray is being held on a $1,500 bond and additional charges are pending. They involved infants, toddlers and prepubescent children, they said. Marlin Russell Derk, 46, could face five to 20 years in prison and up to a $250,000 fine, U.S.

Hi-Tech Honor 7A announced with FullView display, dual rear cameras: Full specs, price
Author: 0 Honor 7A announced with FullView display, dual rear cameras: Full specs, price

The smartphone is powered by a 1.5 GHz Qualcomm Snapdragon 430 octa-core processor coupled with Adreno 505 GPU. The storage is expandable up to 256GB via microSD card. It also has face unlock feature that can scan 1024 facial features to unlock the device. There will be three colour options- Aurora Blue, Midnight Black and Platinum Gold.

Hi-Tech Maruti Suzuki sales rise 15% in March 2018
Author: 0 Maruti Suzuki sales rise 15% in March 2018

The company's domestic sales stood at 1,48,582 units, up 16.1 per cent from 1,27,999 units in March past year, MSI said in a statement. Shares of the company gained Rs 183.5, or 2.07%, to trade at Rs 9,046.65. The compact vehicle segment comprising Baleno, Swift and Ignis hatchbacks clocked sales of 68,885 units, rising 13.5% from a year-ago. The compact segment with models like Baleno, Swift and Dzire grew 13% in the month and 28% during the year.