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by | December 13, 2018 | 03:29

Opposition groups esTimated that the tax would cost taxpayers $44.5 million each year. "It's a dumb idea", said Jim Wunderman, president of business advocacy group Bay Area Council . "To have them charge us something else is just dumb", said another San Francisco local. "I think it's very unfair, especially for the people that can barely pay for their cell phone plan already", this person also said.

by | December 12, 2018 | 17:11

Verizon Communications is taking a $4.6 billion goodwill impairment charge related to its failed media division Oath. The telecom giant said on Tuesday that the creation of Oath after it acquired Yahoo for $4.5 billion and merged it with AOL has led to a charge of around $4.6 billion during the fourth quarter of 2018.

by | December 12, 2018 | 15:08

This way you don't have to rely on an inferior camera for your selfies and video chat - you will be using the phone's main "Lunar Ring" triple camera array. There is also a 2MP night vision camera and a TOF 3D camera. However, interesting as the Vivo Nex Dual Display sounds we wouldn't count on it being widely available.

by | December 11, 2018 | 18:29

The Infinity Blade will be available in all standard Fortnite game modes as soon as the server downtime for 7.01 is over. According to the patch notes, the Infinity Blade will only spawn on Polar Peak - which hosts a castle that until today was nearly entirely encased in ice - and is capable of not only destroying rival players (dealing 75 damage), but structures as well.

by | December 11, 2018 | 16:10

The phone looks like spec monster on the paper, however, it's not clear if 10GB RAM will benefit anyone. The last of the four big changes with the OnePlus 6T McLaren edition won't be appreciated quite as much as the other three , but it also shouldn't come as much of a surprise: the OnePlus 6T McLaren edition is more expensive than the regular OnePlus 6T.

by | December 11, 2018 | 16:10

There is also a new Armor fix system being added along with SDM and Spitfire weapon balancing, and some general audio improvements. On top of that, Operation Absolute Zero will revamp the Black Market. "The update also brings a nicer way of seeing how weapon camos change the more kills you get in a game". Treyarch says that progression will be "simpler and more rewarding" following the update, and it'll introduce "new types of content that have been commonly requested from the community".

by | December 11, 2018 | 05:56

Microsoft worked together with developers to resolve this problem, and while the essentials extensions arrived in the Microsoft Store, users still aren't provided with the same wide variety of downloads as on Google Chrome . The move offers advantages: Edge will support all supported versions of Windows and not just Windows 10 , a version for Mac OS X and other desktop operating systems is likely, and Edge updates won't be linked to Windows updates anymore.

by | December 11, 2018 | 05:59

SIGIL will be the unofficial fifth episode for the original Doom and will be released for free early next year. Monday marks the 25 anniversary of Doom , arguably one of the most influential first-person shooters of all time. The Beast Box is limited to only two items per customer, however. They're priced at $40 and $166, respectively, and pre-orderes are available through December 24.

by | December 10, 2018 | 23:58

For You was initially available on Android devices only in the U.S., U.K., Canada, Australia and Japan. As mentioned, this new feature will have a dedicated tab all of its own labeled "For You". There's always a chance that your market isn't included in this first launch waves, but For You will likely be available in more countries down the road.

by | December 10, 2018 | 22:00

Nevertheless, the powers that be have apparently concluded that the site is more trouble than it's worth - and they're probably right, given the scrutiny Google is under . Apps could have accessed some non-public profile data that had been shared with a user as well. Google said that no passwords, financial data or national identification numbers were exposed.

by | December 10, 2018 | 21:55

As Wizards points out (with new numbers) there are "over 35 million Magic players to date across 70 countries", so there's already a baked-in audience. For more details on the new Magic the Gathering esports program or to play Magic the Gathering Arena for free, visit the official website .

by | December 10, 2018 | 21:36

Google appears to have slightly thickened the side bezels on the Lite phones, too, and the Pixel 3 Lite XL doesn't have the notch that's found on its non-Lite counterpart. Early hands-on coverage of a purported Pixel 3 Lite unit recently suggested that despite having the similar dual-tone finish at the back, the low-priced model has a polycarbonate construction instead of any glass build.

by | December 10, 2018 | 17:39

While his pal Ciri has visited the world of Cyberpunk ( not that she'll be in that game ), going to another world to hunt monsters is a bit of a busman's holiday for Geralt. The information released doesn't go into specifics on the PC version, so hopefully it'll just land at the same time as the event on consoles. One of the most relevant announcement is the "massive" expansion Monster Hunter World - Iceborne , which will come in autumn 2019.

by | December 10, 2018 | 16:39

Nokia X7 was launched in China nearly a month ago. Nokia 8.1 Price Nokia 8 .1 aka Nokia X7 will be available in Europe for a starting price of 399 Euros which is approximately Rs 32,000. It also gets the PureDisplay screen technology that was first introduced with the Nokia 7.1. The LCD panel also offers brightness up to 500 nits. The phone has 64GB of in-built storage which can be expanded up to 400GB via a microSD card.

by | December 10, 2018 | 11:42

The conflict quickly escalates to physical violence off camera, but can clearly be heard as the audio continues to be captured. "I said I'll be out soon". An apprehended violence order has been served against the man. The 21-year-old woman was "not seriously injured" but was "distressed and shaken by the incident", they added in a statement.

by | December 10, 2018 | 08:35

On the market, there is, in fact, also an unprecedented Samsung Galaxy S10 Lite that, according to the first rumors, could present itself as a "medium-high" range with many differences compared to the more complete Galaxy S10 and 10 Plus.

by | December 09, 2018 | 21:45

As of now, translations for short phrases and sentences that mention a person in a gender-neutral way is available for the English and Turkish language pair. Right now, if you translate the phrase "Where did the doctor go?' into Hindi , Google Translate throws up 'डॉक्टर कहाँ गए थे?'". So more often than not translations with, for example, "doctor" or "strong" would skew masculine, while words like "nurse" or "beautiful" would skew feminine.

by | December 09, 2018 | 20:57

The Final Season will continue sooner than we originally thought. Episode 3 titled " Broken Toys " was originally scheduled to be released on November 6 but due to all the complications and transfers, a new date had to be announced for the upcoming downloadable content.

by | December 09, 2018 | 19:00

We're now very close to the December 11 announcement of the OnePlus 6T McLaren Edition, but there's no need to wait until then to see the phone, because leaked renders seem to have given us an early look at the handset. OnePlus has, for the first time, has officially mentioned "warp" and introducing its next speedster (or flagship killer, as everyone still knows it) could be the ideal occasion to make the switch.

by | December 09, 2018 | 18:55

Or is it? First shown at the Goodwood Festival of Speed , the GT R-50 by Italdesign has been confirmed for production with an eye-watering starting price of €990,000 before taxes and options. Other changes include a reinforced six-speed dual-clutch gearbox, beefier differentials, and stronger driveshafts necessary to cope with the extra power.