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by | December 21, 2017 | 20:02

Now that the Lite version is finally here, we can take a good hard look at it. Rs 11,667) for 3GB RAM + 32GB storage option, the 4GB RAM + 32GB of storage is priced at 1,499 Yuan (approx. Under the hood, this new Honor smartphone is powered by HiSilicon Kirin 659 processor. Tragically, the Honor 9 Lite opts for Micro USB rather than the newer USB Type-C.

by | December 21, 2017 | 19:11

The Apple App Store is home to a plethora of different games. Apple has revised its section 4.2.6 App Store guideline, which previously read simply that "Apps created from a commercialized template or app generation service will be rejected", adding that template apps will be accepted on the App Store provided that they are "submitted directly by the provider of the app's content" rather than by a third-party app development house.

by | December 21, 2017 | 19:10

Facebook said that the reasons for the change stem from academic research on correcting misinformation, which has proven that that putting a strong image, like a red flag, next to an article may actually entrench deeply held beliefs , the opposite effect to what we intended.

by | December 21, 2017 | 18:25

This day marks the annual winter solstice , the time Earth's axial tilt of 23.4 degrees is farthest from the sun. The tilt of the Earth - not our distance from the sun - is what causes winter and summer. No matter the definition, scientists agree it's that axial angle, or slant, at which the planet orbits the sun that prevents solar energy from being constant.

by | December 21, 2017 | 18:06

Netflix has more information at its Help Centre "to learn what you need to start streaming Netflix in HDR today". Do you have an HDR-enabled Windows 10 set up? We also hope that as manufacturers release new HDR capable monitors, there will continue to be a surge in support of HDR contents and games in PC and mobile screens.

by | December 21, 2017 | 01:22

According to a NASA release , the conference to announce the nominees will be attended by Thomas Zurbuchen, associate administrator of NASA's Science Mission Directorate in Washington; Jim Green, director of the Planetary Science Division at NASA Headquarters in Washington;Curt Niebur, New Frontiers program scientist at at NASA Headquarters and the contestants themselves.

by | December 21, 2017 | 01:08

Amazon Prime Music and Music Unlimited will be available in a number of 2017 and 2018 Audi models. If you're on the free plan that allows for 250 songs to be uploaded, you should be receiving an update to the Amazon Music app for PC and Mac that abandons the ability to upload new music.

by | December 21, 2017 | 00:26

Call of Duty has already passed $1 billion in worldwide sales since its debut last month. Crash Bandicoot N.Sane Trilogy also registered incredible results. So far it's earned over 90 awards and nominations. In 2017, Activision has released Crash Bandicoot N. Sane Trilogy , a remastered collection with one of the most iconic and famous personalities in the history of video games.

by | December 21, 2017 | 00:19

You can add the Firefox browser to your Fire TV HERE . Easily watch videos from YouTube and other popular sites. Remember, Google recently announced that it would pull YouTube from Fire TV and Amazon's Echo Show on 1 January 2018. Amazon says its Fire TV devices are the top selling streaming media players in the U.S., U.K., Germany and Japan, with "tens of millions of monthly active users".

by | December 20, 2017 | 23:35

Yes, temperatures get colder while the days get longer. This year, the winter solstice is occurring at the same moment in all countries around the world. Because of the odd date of December 21 for the solstice, it makes more sense practically to have a more easily-remembered date for the beginning of the coldest months of the year.

by | December 20, 2017 | 21:22

However, the higher speed of Falcon Heavy launches could make landing much more hard. Just as Elon Musk claimed few weeks ago, it seems that moment of first test flight of Falcon Heavy is getting close. "The amount of load you're putting through that center core is insane because you've got two super-powerful boosters also shoving that center core, so we had to redesign the whole center core airframe".

by | December 20, 2017 | 18:58

Titled Stream On , the competition will be similar to that of American Idol - but for gamers. If you're interested, Stream On will debut in March. Contestants must already be part of Twitch's 25,000 member Partnership program but those who 'still need a boost to make streaming a comfortable full-time career.' Twitch states that it's looking for 'the most entertaining, personable, competitive-minded Partnered streamers'.

by | December 20, 2017 | 18:36

Through November, U.S. video game hardware spending grew 28% compared to the increase seen in 2016, coming in at $3.4 billion, he noted, adding consumer spending on Switch, "Plug N Play devices such as the SNES Classic" and the PS4 "continue to fuel growth".

by | December 20, 2017 | 18:09

But 18 hours later there's been no word, so you'll have to hang tight, refresh the page and wait patiently for updates. Here's what time PlayerUnknown's Battlegrounds leaves Early Access, delivering a new map, gameplay mechanics and more.

by | December 20, 2017 | 17:55

Update: The game is no longer available in the App Store. The most obvious one is the developer's name, which is listed right below the name of the app at the top of the page. Whilst the game is actually somewhat playable, it is a stolen port of the desktop game and should not be downloaded. We wouldn't suggest you do the same.

by | December 20, 2017 | 17:55

Today, the highly-valued augmented reality startup shared early details on the Magic Leap One "Creator's Edition", an AR headset for developers ("Built for Creators") that the company says it will ship in 2018. As in the past, though, the company doesn't get too specific about how this will work, beyond saying it's using technology involving the recreation of light fields, which are the patterns created when light bounces off an object.

by | December 20, 2017 | 17:05

Xbox One S offers the best value in games and entertainment. "Or free Middle-earth from Sauron with the Xbox One S Shadow of War bundle (1TB), and forge a new ring and siege epic fortresses". Again, you'll be hard-pressed to really spot the subtle differences between the two versions, but there's something here for everyone. As an added bonus, you can also get a Limited-Edition Xbox Holiday Ornament with any purchase of $50 or more at Microsoft Store.

by | December 20, 2017 | 16:22

Geekbench also said that this fix will also cause users to think, "my phone is slow so I should replace it" not, "my phone is slow so I should replace its battery". "While this state is created to mask a deficiency in battery power, users may believe that the slow down is due to CPU performance, instead of battery performance, which is triggering an Apple introduced CPU slow-down".

by | December 20, 2017 | 14:12

The Bill allowed for juveniles between the age of 16-18 to be tried as adults in case of heinous crimes. The 16-year-old Class XI student accused of murdering the Class II student, Pradyuman Thakur , will be tried as an adult. Earlier, the convict student of Gurugram-based Ryan International School was denied bail by Juvenile Justice Board. Pradyuman's father Varun Thakur, who was demanding the trial of the accused student as an adult, expressed satisfaction over the board's decision.

by | December 20, 2017 | 11:18

The single-core score gets a noticeable bump with over 27% performance improvement over the Snapdragon 835. [Representational Image] Samsung Galaxy S9 gets tested on Geekbench: Key features revealed. The Galaxy S9 and S9+ will retain the same glass sandwich design as with past iterations. Both will also feature a Super AMOLED display with a rear 16-megapixel camera and dual (16-megapixel and 8-megapixel) front-facing cameras, with advanced features for improved focusing, low-light ...