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by | December 16, 2018 | 02:37

For the PvP battle to begin, both the players will be required to assemble a league of three Pokemon's in a similar fashion as they are required to do in Gym and Raid battles. End-of-battle rewards have also been noted to differ between players despite Niantic promising that reward distribution would remain equal. Trainer Battles have three leagues: the Great League, which has a maximum of 1,500 CP per Pokémon; the Ultra League, which has a maximum of 2,500 CP per Pokémon; and the Master ...

by | December 15, 2018 | 19:18

Lots of special things are packed into the Kingdom Hearts III PlayStation 4 Pro bundle box in both regions. The game's scheduled to release on January 25th, but according to reports from those with screenshots providing proof of the leaked game, some people already have their copy of Kingdom Hearts III .

by | December 15, 2018 | 19:08

The Epic Games store has already nabbed some decent partners, including getting Ashen and Super Meat Boy Forever ahead of Steam . Citron asked in the letter why a developer should pay so much to a store and theorized it's why so many publishers are creating their own stores.

by | December 15, 2018 | 18:17

And that's how we make sure the process is working. "We are not doing this in China". "We're trying to understand a market". "We have many ways we can approach it". Republican congresswoman Zoe Lofgren asked why pictures of the U.S. president came up when that specific term was searched. Caught in the middle, Pichai stressed Google's neutrality.

by | December 15, 2018 | 12:16

Heroes of the Storm has consistently been one of its least successful titles, and esports have historically proved very expensive to run, two factors which may have influenced the company's decision to scale its MOBA development down. Blizzard is shifting developers off of HOTS and into other games. "Despite the change " Heroes of the Storm " remains our love letter to Blizzard's worlds and characters", the post continues.

by | December 15, 2018 | 12:14

Google Assistant's various features remain unchanged, as does the language support. The voices are built using the deep neural networks behind Google's Artificial Intelligence model DeepMind , which generates the voices using the speech synthesis model WaveNet .

by | December 15, 2018 | 12:12

The bug affected up to 1,500 apps created by 876 developers, Facebook said , without offering more details. Facebook developer Tomer Bar said in a blog post on Friday that the only apps that had access to the hidden photos were those to which users had already granted access to their public images.

by | December 15, 2018 | 02:14

Just like the MediaTek Helio P60 and the Helio P70 , the Helio P90 is based on the 12nm manufacturing process. MediaTek unveiled latest chipset offering, the Helio P90 SoC. The chipset is also upgraded with support for triple image signal processors capable of 14-bit RAW and 10-bit YUV processing. All the cores are configured in a big.LITTLE configuration and support up to 8GB of 2-channel 1866MHz LPDDR4x RAM along with 21:9 aspect ratio full HD+ displays.

by | December 14, 2018 | 19:58

The court then decided not to ban the headsets, and in an extra blow to ZeniMax, halved the damages they'd been awarded to $250m . Facebook Inc. today said it has settled a lawsuit filed by ZeniMax Media Inc. At the time, Carmack had spent just a year as Oculus' CTO after leaving ZeniMax, lending credit to the claims. Oculus co-founder Palmer Luckey departed Facebook not long after Facebook was hit with a big tab in the ZeniMax lawsuit - and after he was criticized for covertly ...

by | December 14, 2018 | 15:39

According to Apple, the case only applies to devices running iOS 11, and since its iPhones have now been updated to iOS 12 , it believes that its iPhones can remain on sale. Qualcomm's allegations come after Apple accused it of unfairly increasing its royalty fees due to its dominance over the chip market. Qualcomm has countered that Apple is using its intellectual property without paying for it and that the legal cases are aimed at forcing it to lower licensing charges.

by | December 14, 2018 | 14:13

Samsung Electronics Co. will shutter one of its mobile phone plants in China in a symbolic submission in a market where it has been humbled to a laggard and also in a shift in smartphone strategy to make phones more cost-effective amid stagnancy in the premium end.

by | December 14, 2018 | 11:11

The dual-SIM (Nano) OnePlus 6T McLaren Edition runs OxygenOS on top of Android 9.0 Pie and features a 6.41-inch full-HD+ (1080x2340 pixels) AMOLED display with a 19.5:9 aspect ratio and sRGB support. These include a new carbon fiber detailing on the rear and an orange hue along the bottom edge. What does all this exclusivity cost? There's also a piece of carbon fibre from the firm's F1 auto that's been shaped to the McLaren Speedmark logo for you to display proudly at home.

by | December 14, 2018 | 11:08

The latest OnePlus 6T variant sports a Speedmark McLaren brand logo and has top-notch specifications, including 10GB RAM and 256GB of onboard storage. OnePlus' brand-new charging method pumps an eye-watering 30 watt of power through the battery to deliver a claimed days' worth of power in just 20 minutes .

by | December 14, 2018 | 01:12

Also, the company reserves the right to check in on you like a grounded child. Because our smartphones take up so much of our lives, vitaminwater wants to know what you would do with all of that extra time. Once a potential victor is chosen (on or around January 22, 2019), they will be given a "1996-era cellular telephone that may be used for communication" and the "opportunity to enter into a contract not to use a smartphone for 365 consecutive days".

by | December 14, 2018 | 01:05

In the days since the PlayStation Classic's official release, hackers have already made great progress in loading other PlayStation games (and even non-PlayStation software) onto the plug-and-play device. KitGuru Says: While I adore the nostalgia that all of the Classic devices bring with them, I can't help but dislike the limitations of a locked-down system where I'm unable to purchase more games if I choose.

by | December 13, 2018 | 22:44

We'll likely see the same frontside camera array on the 5G model a little later in the year. An even costlier 6.7-inch "special edition" could also be in the pipeline, mind you, unless that's actually the smaller 6.4-inch Galaxy S10 Plus with those six cameras in total.

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.