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by | December 13, 2017 | 09:21

Some companies, like HTC, still put them below the screen whereas a few others like Google and OnePlus have started putting them on the rear cover. The Clear ID FS9500 family of optical sensors were designed for infinity displays. If Synaptics delivers on its promise what this means is that such a fingerprint sensor, which can be embedded, under the screen will result in major rethinking of smartphone designs in 2018.

by | December 13, 2017 | 07:18

It's prequel series has been ongoing, with its finale scheduled for later this month. Life is unusual follows a teen named Max Caulfield who unwittingly becomes a part of a situation much bigger than herself when she realizes she's suddenly been gifted with the power to rewind time.

by | December 13, 2017 | 06:09

A UK Gambling Commission report is expected to show that half a million children and young people gamble "every week", and that children as young as 11 are introduced to gambling through unlicenced skin betting sites - according to the BBC .

by | December 13, 2017 | 04:34

The full release of the game will also see a jump in price, from the $30 it's now going for to $40, or ten bucks more than that on consoles. Conan Exiles will be a bit cheaper on PC than consoles, $39.99 vs $49.99, and Funcom says there won't be any previews, betas or other public tests before the PS4 version of Exiles is released.

by | December 13, 2017 | 03:24

Pushing all the graphics on the 5K display is the AMD Radeon Pro Vega with 8GB of HBM2, enabling the device to fetch data at up to 400GB per second and pushing up to 11 teraflops of power. The Radeon Pro Vega will also deliver more lifelike special effects. The iMac Pro product page says the machine will be available on December 14, though Appleinsider says that 14- and 18-core models won't ship until sometime next year.

by | December 13, 2017 | 03:17

A related change makes it easier to add to an already published tweet or thread , which used to require hitting the "reply" button. Each line represents one tweet, with a character limit of 280 as per usual. However, it can be hard to follow an entire thread at times, and with the number of tweets constructed in this manner growing, Twitter has stepped in.

by | December 12, 2017 | 18:47

Two major factors are contributing to the Switch's white-hot sales. "The response from fans has been great, and we're doing our very best to satisfy demand during the holiday shopping season", said Nintendo of America President and COO Reggie Fils-Aime.

by | December 12, 2017 | 18:24

Today's deal shows that it had set its sights on a much bigger target. The Lowy family, which owns 9 percent of Westfield, said they would rather be investors than executives after putting in a combined 145 years at the company, which has stakes in 18 suburban US shopping centres, three of which it wholly owns.

by | December 12, 2017 | 17:20

The gaming world got a bit of a surprise back in July, when Atari teased it was creating a new console called the Ataribox . We don't yet know how we'll be able to pre-order one, with Atari promising that information later on down the line.

by | December 12, 2017 | 16:09

The official said that rescue operation has been launched to trace the missing army soldiers. The fresh snowfall started from Monday night in the valley triggered the avalanche near the Line of Control . Previously, in January this year, 14 soldiers died in two avalanches that hit an Army camp and a patrol party in the Gurez sector. "Heavy snowfall is hampering rescue operation", Army officials said.

by | December 12, 2017 | 15:51

Holmdahl, who led development of the Xbox and the company's HoloLens goggles, said Microsoft will have a quantum computer on the market within five years. Microsoft's Allison Linn wrote, "Experts believe quantum computers could allow scientists to address some of the world's toughest challenges, such as world hunger or the risky effects of climate change".

by | December 12, 2017 | 15:43

That seems like it's set to change however, as in what is likely to be more than coincidental timing, it seems the game's been rated by PEGI , as spotted by Pokemon database website Serebii .net in a tweet posted yesterday. Whether Nintendo grants that request and cast Devito or stick with Reynolds for the potential worldwide release of the game remains to be seen.

by | December 12, 2017 | 15:42

Shazam , a United Kingdom company founded in 1999, allows people to use their smartphone or computer to identify and buy music through a snippet of sound. "Spotify has made the discovery of new music front and centre of what makes it a compelling proposition", said Mark Mulligan, from the consultancy Midia Research.

by | December 12, 2017 | 13:09

by | December 12, 2017 | 11:46

During the same quarter previous year, the company posted $0.61 earnings per share. Finally, Trexquant Investment LP purchased a new stake in Hewlett Packard Enterprise during the 2nd quarter worth $239,000. The shares were sold at an average price of $13.14, for a total transaction of $3,272,543.28. Hewlett Packard Enterprise has a 12-month low of $12.81 and a 12-month high of $24.88.

by | December 12, 2017 | 11:29

While Palihapitiya does go on to say that Facebook as a company "overwhelmingly does good in the world", he is one of a number of former Facebook employees - including early investor Sean Parker and former Facebook product manager Antonio Garcia-Martinez - who have grown anxious about and spoken against the power of social media in today's age.

by | December 12, 2017 | 11:25

How to Get AR Stickers on Your Pixel Smartphone? AR Sticker users can also access sticker packs that add Foodmojis and characters from Netflix Inc.'s " Stranger Things " series. Just open your camera app, go to the AR stickers mode, choose a sticker pack (you'll want to choose Star Wars: The Last Jedi , trust us), and then drop them onto the scene as you plan to make your photo or video.

by | December 12, 2017 | 10:45

Lilac Fire: This fast-moving fire has consumed 4,100 acres since it ignited Thursday in San Diego County. He added that there was a good chance of seeing "firefighting at Christmas" this year. Despite the scale of destruction, only one death has been reported of a 70-year-old woman who died in a vehicle accident on Wednesday as she attempted to flee the flames.

by | December 11, 2017 | 23:26

Repealing net neutrality would allow internet service providers ("ISPs") to restrict access to certain types of services or information at their discretion and charge local residents and businesses more to access certain websites and apps, all of which the city council is united against.

by | December 11, 2017 | 22:53

However, the leaked benchmarks show the Titan V blowing the these cards out of the water, with its base clock hitting a score of 32,774 points in the Fire Strike test, while the Titan Xp and GTX 1080 Ti achieve scores of 28,000 and 28,300 respectively.