IT

IT Up to 10 inches of snow expected by Friday evening in Chicago
Author: 0 Up to 10 inches of snow expected by Friday evening in Chicago

The storm system stretching from western Montana to southern MI could drop up to 14 inches (36 cm) of snow in some areas, the National Weather Service said. Meteorologist Heather Orow in Grand Rapids, Michigan, says the storm is "generally going to be an issue for travel". Van Buren County as already seen more snow this winter than nearly any other, and Road Commission Manager Larry Hummel says they will get the job done sooner with patience and cooperation from drivers.

IT Tata Motors showcases its electric future
Author: 0 Tata Motors showcases its electric future

The company has priced Comfort E Auto HS at Rs 1.49 lakh (ex showroom Delhi) and comes with facilities such as central locking and Global Positioning System. Day 2 kickstarted with Cleveland CycleWerks, who debuts in India with the launch of 2 bikes; retro inspired motorcycles Ace and Misfit. The showcase of electric and hybrid vehicles at the expo, which also had the presence of Bollywood star Akshay Kumar and cricket legend Sachin Tendulkar , was not restricted only to passenger ...

Author: 0 OEMs and carriers are committed to the Qualcomm Snapdragon X50 5G modem

Yes, 5G will be a reality soon enough, thanks in large part to Qualcomm and both its operator and OEM allies. What does this all mean for the future of 5G phones and when are they coming? More than a dozen global smartphone and PC OEMs have tied up with Qualcomm to incorporate the Snapdragon X50 5G NR modem on to their mobile devices.

IT Why The Latest Snapchat Update Has The Internet Going TF Off
Author: 0 Why The Latest Snapchat Update Has The Internet Going TF Off

It's weird. And if you hate change, you will hate the new Snapchat. CEO Evan Spiegel said the redesigned app will fully roll out in the current quarter. But the company has so far pushed it out to only 40 million users. If your app doesn't automatically update , head to either the App Store (for Apple devices) or Play Store (for Android devices), and install the update from there.

IT Metal Gear Survive Beta Returns Next Week, Adds PC
Author: 0 Metal Gear Survive Beta Returns Next Week, Adds PC

Players will be able to experience both a single player campaign and co-op of up to four players. As the image there suggests, this is Metal Gear Survive's second beta, but the first to feature on PC. During the beta, we will also offer special daily missions. Some items in the game are also from Metal Gear Solid V: The Phantom Pain which is neat.

IT The 4 biggest features coming in PlayStation 4 system software 5.50
Author: 0 The 4 biggest features coming in PlayStation 4 system software 5.50

Other features that have arrived with the update include "play-time management", hiding apps, clearing notifications, library UI changes and a bunch more. In 'Options, ' you can hide content including betas, trials or demos of games that you probably won't be going back to. With the launch of 5.50, you'll be able to access custom friends' lists directly from the Quick Menu.

IT GTA V ships 90 million copies, new GTA Online content coming
Author: 0 GTA V ships 90 million copies, new GTA Online content coming

Grand Theft Auto publisher Take-Two Interactive today reported a modest bump in revenue and a swing to profit for the fiscal quarter ended December 31. However, what truly makes these numbers so noteworthy is that GTA V is old (as far as video games are concerned). In addition, the current community of players will have the ability to transfer their Grand Theft Auto Online characters and progression to their choice of PS4, Xbox One or PC.

IT Apple Diversifying True Depth Camera Suppliers for 2018 iPhone Lineup
Author: 0 Apple Diversifying True Depth Camera Suppliers for 2018 iPhone Lineup

Apple confirmed in December that software in its iPhone 6 , 6s and SE models, which deals with dangers from ageing batteries , could slow down the phone's performance. As part of its solution, Apple cut its battery replacement program to just $30 instead of $70. They found that the average wait times for a battery replacement were 2 weeks on average, with a maximum wait of 4.5 weeks.

IT Qualcomm rejects Broadcom's revised buyout offer, proposes meeting
Author: 0 Qualcomm rejects Broadcom's revised buyout offer, proposes meeting

But the board is open to meeting with Broadcom leaders in a commitment "to exploring all options for maximizing shareholder value". Broadcom's bid for the larger company is Tan's most audacious move following a string of deals that have already made his company one of the world's largest suppliers of semiconductors.

IT Nintendo Switch Rewards finally announced
Author: 0 Nintendo Switch Rewards finally announced

Though the quality of the rewards available through My Nintendo isn't quite as good as what we could get through Club Nintendo, it's still been a fairly decent service. These gold points won't stick around forever though. What do you think about the new addition to My Nintendo? For example, any Gold Points you earned in March 2017 will remain valid until the end of March 2018.

IT IPhone iBoot Source Code Leaked Online Sparking Security Headache For Apple
Author: 0 IPhone iBoot Source Code Leaked Online Sparking Security Headache For Apple

But in a move that some Mac and iOS experts are calling the "the biggest leak in history ", an unknown source appears to have laid bare parts of the iPhone's critical boot code on Github. "Apple does not use security through obscurity , so this does not contain anything risky, just an easier to read format for the boot loader code". The Reddit user who posted the code was relatively new to the website, so the code was subsequently buried relatively quickly.

IT Ivanka Trump to lead US delegation at Olympics' close
Author: 0 Ivanka Trump to lead US delegation at Olympics' close

South Korean government sources say Pyongyang held its military parade at 10 a.m. Experts say it's likely North Korea will continue to ignore U.S. Vice President Mike Pence did not rule out the possibility of having contact with North Korean officials as he leads a U.S. delegation to the Olympics.

IT Final Fantasy VII Remake's Cloud character design has changed
Author: 0 Final Fantasy VII Remake's Cloud character design has changed

Towards the end of last week Square Enix made a new gaming benchmark available . The Mobius Final Fantasy event will use in-game assets from the PlayStation 4 remake including Cloud's model. The resulting new look is described as being more mature, though both men did concede that Cloud's youthful side will be on full display throughout the game, too.

IT Google Photos adds DIY themed movies and photo books
Author: 0 Google Photos adds DIY themed movies and photo books

But that's all been an automatic process nearly entirely outside our control, with some people never even seeing these videos. Users have the power create a video whenever they want. Once the movie is done, you'll receive a notification on your phone. It can also put together a short video based on the photos/videos that you've taken.

IT Huawei P20 Lite 3D Renders and Video Confirms Notched Display
Author: 0 Huawei P20 Lite 3D Renders and Video Confirms Notched Display

And the primary phone , the P20, is thought to be iPhone X-looking with a triple-lens camera on the rear. Chinese smartphone maker Huawei has been working on its upcoming P20 series flagship smartphones for some time now. Besides that, new information regarding the tech-specs also suggests the phones coming in an uncommon 19:9 screen-to-body ratio, display size could be between 5.8 to 6-inch and might even opt for a botch on top of the front.

IT Laundry Pod Makers Are Facing More Pressure to Make Packaging Safer
Author: 0 Laundry Pod Makers Are Facing More Pressure to Make Packaging Safer

State Sen. Brad Hoylman, a Manhattan Democrat, and Assemblywoman Aravella Simotas, a Queens Democrat, unveiled their proposal Tuesday, noting several deaths around the country tied to the Tide Pods challenge . "We need to impose clear warning labels on all packaging, including each pod". According to the American Association of Poison Control Centers, centers recorded 12,299 incidents related to laundry pods in 2017 alone.

IT Microsoft targeting Dropbox and Google customers
Author: 0 Microsoft targeting Dropbox and Google customers

With this new update, users can comment, assign tasks or mention coworkers and they can reply even if they are not using G Suite. It's also possible to edit Microsoft files without converting them fully using the Office Compatibility Mode in Docs, Sheets or Slides.

IT Google Co-Founder Mentor Then Rival, Ex-Uber CEO Testifies
Author: 0 Google Co-Founder Mentor Then Rival, Ex-Uber CEO Testifies

Mr Kalanick also described how the ride-hailing app once saw itself as the kid brother to Google in the pursuit of driverless cars but that the relationship soured, spiralling into a tense personal rivalry that eventually led to a lawsuit and trial.

IT Former STALKER devs announce a battle royale title
Author: 0 Former STALKER devs announce a battle royale title

The title was unveiled at Focus' annual press event, Le What's Next de Focus, taking place today and tomorrow. Fear The Wolves will be a first-person shooter themed around the Battle Royale concept, where players will drop into an open sandbox map either in squads or solo, where the radiation-filled environments of Chernobyl will work as the playground.

IT The Surge 2 Announced For PS4, Xbox One & PC, Release Date 2019
Author: 0 The Surge 2 Announced For PS4, Xbox One & PC, Release Date 2019

Simply put, the second game will expand on the first Surge's combat system. While I wasn't particularly a fan of The Surge (see our review here), I can see the appeal. What has been shared about The Surge 2 is words from Focus Home Interactive that the game will flaunt new mechanics. Combat will also be expanded with "an expanded limb targeting system " as well as new abilities, weapons, implants, and drones that players can leverage against a slew of new enemy types.