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by | January 17, 2018 | 15:11

These elements of the Han Solo mythos have been baked in since the days of the Original Trilogy, and it makes sense that we'll get to see them. Donald Glover takes on the role of Han's friend Lando Calrissian, Emilia Clarke is cast as a new character named Kira, while Thandie Newton , Paul Bettany , Warwick Davis, Phoebe Waller-Bridge and Ian Kenny play other supporting roles.

by | January 17, 2018 | 14:57

After last week's surprise Direct , we weren't expecting any big Nintendo Switch announcements for a while. Nintendo has announced that it'll be revealing a "new interactive experience" for the Switch later tonight. A virtual reality headset was our immediate thought, and we know it's something that Nintendo has been looking into given past patent applications .

by | January 17, 2018 | 14:48

Sony is said to be working on a new flagship called the Xperia XZ Pro , expected to launch at MWC 2018. The flagship will reportedly be powered by a Snapdragon 845 processor, with 6GB RAM at the very least and 128GB storage space. Apple iPhone X, Samsung Galaxy Note 8, Google Pixel 2 and others have set a new benchmark in 2017, but Sony couldn't make the cut previous year. Storage is slated at 64GB while MicroSDXC card support is also set to be included which should make fans of ...

by | January 17, 2018 | 12:36

Before the latest revision, Jio Phone's Rs 153 prepaid recharge plan only offered 500 MB data per day for a period of 28 days to Jio Phone users. The validity of the plan remains the same but the data limit has now been increased to 1GB data.

by | January 17, 2018 | 09:52

David shared all this in a note on his Facebook Timeline titled "Six Trends for 2018: What to Watch from Messenger ". Blazing fast ways to share photos and videos - incidentally our photo quality is better than ever (4k!) - plus ways to upgrade group chat into live video group chat .

by | January 17, 2018 | 07:42

The game will launch worldwide on January 26th for the PS4, Xbox One and PC. This beta is expected to run for 24 hours. I'm looking forward to to getting some more play-time with him this weekend, as part of the game's open beta. It's made by Arc System Works, the people behind stellar fighting game series like Guilty Gear and BlazBlue - so for a change, a Dragon Ball fighting game actually has some proper FG pedigree to it.

by | January 17, 2018 | 07:30

The Accord, which went on sale last fall, is among many revamped auto models hoping to snare buyers as sales fall and SUVs rise. The automaker is now displaying the Silverado in all trims at the show, announcing a huge 450 pounds weight reduction over the predecessor, via the new mixed-material construction, which includes aluminum and steel.

by | January 17, 2018 | 02:37

It has underperformed by 53.51% the S&P500.The move comes after 5 months positive chart setup for the $1.64 billion company. The ratio increased, as 120 active investment managers started new and increased positions, while 90 sold and decreased stakes in Tenet Healthcare Corp .

by | January 16, 2018 | 23:14

One thing I've always really enjoyed about the Assassin's Creed series is the historical tie-ins and informational tidbits discovered along the way. This educational tour of Egypt doesn't let you slit throats, but you can still walk around and learn about Egypt's history and culture. Or, you can elect to take a guided tour throughout its lands.

by | January 16, 2018 | 19:21

The beta is open to users in North America, Europe , and Japan; you must be at least 18 years old to participate. Keep in mind that completing the enrollment form doesn't guarantee your spot in the beta. While Sony has not yet revealed any information on what players can expect from the firmware update, there will surely be new features and improvements coming to PlayStation 4.

by | January 16, 2018 | 19:11

Laying groundwork for the infrastructure fights of the coming decades, Google has announced that it will be building three underwater cables across the ocean floor in efforts to improve its cloud capabilities. While each of those companies will have different uses for the cable, Google plans to use it to boost its network's resiliency in the northern Atlantic region.

by | January 16, 2018 | 19:08

The moon on Jan 31 will be a supermoon , the centre said, which is a phenomenon that occurs when the full moon coincides with it being the closest to Earth. There is usually only one full moon in each calendar month. Both of these will be total lunar eclipses . The moon appears with a copper-red glow because light from the Sun is filtered through the Earth's atmosphere and only red light (which has the longest wavelength) makes it through to the moon and bounces back to our eyes.

by | January 16, 2018 | 19:02

Shares of Walt Disney Co ( NYSE DIS ) opened at $112.47 on Tuesday. It has underperformed by 7.44% the S&P500. On Thursday, July 14 the stock rating was maintained by Morgan Stanley with "Equalweight". The company was upgraded on Wednesday, January 3 by Rosenblatt. Lowe Brockenbrough & Company Inc, which manages about $2.04 billion and $651.91 million US Long portfolio, upped its stake in Eaton Corp Com Plc (NYSE:ETN) by 11,655 shares to 90,697 shares, valued at $6.97M in 2017Q3, according ...

by | January 16, 2018 | 18:41

Cherokee sales declined nearly 15% in 2017, although the company has maintained that a strategy of fewer sales to lower-margin rental fleets is the real story for Jeep sales declines in the USA - more than 10% for the brand in 2017 - over the past year.

by | January 16, 2018 | 18:28

Starting with the exterior design, the sedan is sleeker and more eye-catching than the outgoing model. "To its menu, Avalon mixes a bevy of Toyota-firsts such as standard Apple CarPlay and Dynamic Auxiliary Turn Signals, available authentic Yamaha wood and aluminum cabin accents, and Engine Sound Enhancement".

by | January 16, 2018 | 17:03

After the closure of Evolution Studios, while some of the remaining developers joined Codemasters, others chose to go their own separate way and Wushu Studios was founded from their desire "to create games with interesting mechanics, unique concepts and to deliver fun, refreshing gameplay experiences to players".

by | January 16, 2018 | 15:17

Used in numerous jumps during the famous chase scene with the 1969 Dodge Charger , that jumper vehicle resurfaced in Baja California, Mexico in early 2017. The 2019 Ford Mustang Bullitt will be more powerful - and 8 miles per hour faster - than the Mustang GT. A standard-issue active exhaust with black tips is included, as are subtle chrome accents around the windows and grille.

by | January 16, 2018 | 12:58

But although this seems like it's trying to draw a line under the game, Square Enix are still hinting that they might eventually bring it to Nintendo Switch as well. Not only that, Final Fantasy XV features Nvidia TurfEffects for realistic grass simulation while Nvidia Hairworks will provide realistic hair simulation for FFXV.

by | January 16, 2018 | 11:50

The incident, which was caught entirely on camera by a witness on a skateboard, shows the courageous officer doing his best to stop the driver and ends up getting hit and dragged by the auto in the process. The vehicle was driving recklessly on West 42nd Street when the officer tried to pull it over shortly after midnight, the NYPD said. "That son just side-swiped all these cars", the video's unidentified narrator can be heard saying.

by | January 16, 2018 | 09:32

The company claimed that the handset has "hardware and software limitations" as the reason for not giving Android 8.0 Oreo update to Honor 8 . If you received the old update, you'll still get a new one that weighs in at around 90MB, but if you didn't capture it yet, Android 8.0 Oreo update for Xiaomi Mi A1 is about 1.12GB in size.