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Research AMD and Nvidia working closely with Microsoft on DXR API
Author: 0 AMD and Nvidia working closely with Microsoft on DXR API

The new graphics API were announced back in 2014 at the GDC event where Microsoft promised that it will be shipped to Windows 10 users. THe bad news is the technology will require at least a Volta GPU, and NVIDIA hasn't even announced those yet.

Research Instagram rolls out in-app shopping feature to Canadian users
Author: 0 Instagram rolls out in-app shopping feature to Canadian users

Instagram is launching its shopping service in the United Kingdom, which will give retailers the ability to drive sales through the social media platform . Very little will change to the user interface, the only visible change will be a small bag icon that will appear on posts with shopping links embedded in them.

Research Kerala students hold 'Watermelon' protest against professor's sexist remarks
Author: 0 Kerala students hold 'Watermelon' protest against professor's sexist remarks

The inspiration for the "watermelon protest" was drawn from the "Pink Chaddi" campaign to respond the attack on women in a pub in Mangaluru in 2009 by the activists of rightwing fringe group Sri Ram Sene. These girls wear leggings beneath the purdah and they hold the purdah deliberately up to show off the legging. "Just because people may find my breasts attractive, doesn't mean they are entitled to violate me or my body", Arathy added.

Research ʻOumuamua may have travelled from a binary star system
Author: 0 ʻOumuamua may have travelled from a binary star system

Jackson and his colleagues performed computer-modeling work, which indicated that systems with two close-orbiting stars boot out asteroids much more efficiently than one-star systems do. Its trajectory had it traveling in an open-ended hyperbolic arc with an eccentricity of 1.2 and at an extreme angle to the ecliptic as it traveled at a velocity of 26 km/s (59,000 miles per hour, 95,000 km/h).

Research Nindies Showcase Shows 16 New Switch Games
Author: 0 Nindies Showcase Shows 16 New Switch Games

When the first two " Banner Saga " games release on Nintendo Switch , your choices will carry over to the third game. Nintendo's latest Nindies Showcase video was a brisk one, featuring announcements of 16 new games hitting Switch throughout 2018.

Research Next Assassin's Creed Could Be Set in Greece, Out 2019
Author: 0 Next Assassin's Creed Could Be Set in Greece, Out 2019

According to website Comic Book , whose writer Liam Robertson is well known for his work on Unseen64, Origins was originally meant to incorporate Ancient Greece as well as Egypt but got slimmed down for the final release. This era encapsulates huge advances in the arts, such as sculpture and poetry, as well as the country's submission under the Roman Empire, all of which sounds like the flawless backdrop for Assassin's Creed knifey-politicey chicanery.

Research HTC Vive gets US$100 price cut as Vive Pro launch looms
Author: 0 HTC Vive gets US$100 price cut as Vive Pro launch looms

The Vive Pro will start at $800 - and that's for the headset alone, no additional accessories included - which isn't exactly cheap. The VIVE Pro also comes with built-in headphones that are equipped with built-in power amplifier and microphones with active noise cancellation.

Research Redmi 5 sale with Jio Cashback, Price drop to Rs 5799
Author: 0 Redmi 5 sale with Jio Cashback, Price drop to Rs 5799

All three variants will be available in Black, Gold, Lake Blue and Rose Gold. In recent times, a lot of users have complained about Xiaomi's flash sale model claiming it as fake sales as the devices go out of stock in just a few seconds. The smartphone will be powered by a 2.0 GHz octa-core processor and a 3GB/4GB RAM . The phone will be available in three variants. Moving to the camera specifications of Redmi 5 , the phone has a 12MP camera at back and a 5MP camera on the front.

Research Huawei P20 Pro To Have A 40MP Camera
Author: 0 Huawei P20 Pro To Have A 40MP Camera

The nova 3e runs on the familiar in-house Kirin 659 chipset with an octa-core A53 processor, Mali-T830 MP3 GPU, and 4GB of RAM. In case you missed, this translates into 19:9 aspect ratio, which once again embraces the display trend set by recent notch smartphones .

Research Amazon introduces GameOn at GDC 2018
Author: 0 Amazon introduces GameOn at GDC 2018

Amazon's new GameOn service is a set of APIs based on Amazon Web Services that allows developers to build engaging experiences into their games without needing build all the complex infrastructure to support the features. There are now a handful of developers tapping into GameOn , such as Game Insight, Eden Games , Umbrella Games. " GameOn saved us months of development and a whole lot of maintenance and logistical overhead in the long run".

Research Facebook security chief reportedly leaving the company
Author: 0 Facebook security chief reportedly leaving the company

The information security team that Stamos had overseen within the company has since been integrated into Facebook's product team, with the Times reporting that out of 120 staffers, only 3 are left as part of the original team. presidential election. His decision to leave Yahoo in 2014 was at least partly to do with disagreements he had with CEO Marissa Mayer over the company's security standards, which he felt were not strict enough.

Research OPPO R15 & R15 Dream Mirror Edition Are Now Official
Author: 0 OPPO R15 & R15 Dream Mirror Edition Are Now Official

Rs. 35,935). As mentioned earlier, these smartphones will go on sale from April 1. The primary camera is of 16-megapixel with f/1.7 aperture, Sony IMX519 sensor, 1.22-micron pixel size, Electronic Image Stabilization (EIS), while the secondary camera comes with a 5-megapixel sensor with f/2.2 aperture.

Research Amazon, Google, Facebook Introduce New Tools for Game Developers
Author: 0 Amazon, Google, Facebook Introduce New Tools for Game Developers

Game developers looking to add their games to the Instant Gameplay collection are in for a bit of disappointment: the service is now still in closed beta. There are only eight partners in the beta right now, though Google plans to allow more and more developers to use the technology over time. Google Play Instant brings that same kind of immediate software gratification to Android gamers.

Research HTC Vive Pro Price Announced, Original Vive's Price Drops
Author: 0 HTC Vive Pro Price Announced, Original Vive's Price Drops

The VIVE Pro also features a pair of integrated headphones with a built-in amplifier, again an improvement over the original VIVE , which offered a deluxe audio strap add-on for an extra $99. The Vive Pro is able to support larger "VR spaces" measuring 10 metres by 10 metres, which is pretty roomy. The preorders will begin today on Vive.com and Amazon .com.

Research Sprint Samsung Galaxy S8 and S8
Author: 0 Sprint Samsung Galaxy S8 and S8

Since the figures quoted are in U.S. dollars, we can say, these may represent the US-variants which come with Qualcomm inside. A new Galaxy Note 8 update with firmware version N950FXXU3CRC1 brings Android 8.0 Oreo with March 2018 security patch.

Author: 0 Drake and Ninja Streams 'Fortnite,' Breaks Twitch World Record

Two months after the rapper set new highs on streaming services for his No. 1 single " God's Plan ", he upended the gaming community on Wednesday night by showing up on Twitch, the video game streaming platform, to play the survival game Fortnite .

Research Fortnite is coming to iOS, will sport across with PC and PS4
Author: 0 Fortnite is coming to iOS, will sport across with PC and PS4

Those who have been invited through the first waves of emails also get a few additional codes to share with friends. Fortnite is one of the most popular , if not the most popular game at the moment. The new game mode, that has been added to " Fortnite: Battle Royale ", is called Blitz and, again, fans should be excited about this as it means that there will be much shorter storm times which will, naturally, result in faster and even more intense matches between gamers.

Research NASA Kepler Spacecraft is Low On Fuel and Close to Death
Author: 0 NASA Kepler Spacecraft is Low On Fuel and Close to Death

The mission for Kepler is coming to an end because it is nearly out of fuel. As per the official records of 2013, the Kepler's primary mission came to an end when a second reaction wheel broke making it unable to embrace its original view point.

Research Putin says Russian Federation will launch Mars mission next year
Author: 0 Putin says Russian Federation will launch Mars mission next year

Russian President Vladimir Putin (pictured) has unveiled Russia's plan to launch a series of missions to Mars . "The closest mission is very soon, we are planning to launch a mission to Mars in 2019", the president said in an interview shown in a new documentary by Andrey Kondrashov.