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Research Aston Martin DB11 gets more power with the AMR flagship
Author: 0 Aston Martin DB11 gets more power with the AMR flagship

Previous AMR models made power bumps with new exhaust systems, and given the DB11 AMR's exhaust revisions, we wouldn't be surprised if some of the power increase came from the exhaust side of things. "With the exceptional V8 Coupe and Volante we felt the V12 could reveal more of its sporting potential, while remaining the consummate GT". "By applying a suite of carefully considered performance and styling enhancements, the DB11 AMR is both faster and more precise".

Research Huawei to Add BTC.Com's Bitcoin Wallet to Its App Store
Author: 0 Huawei to Add BTC.Com's Bitcoin Wallet to Its App Store

He added: "The use of cashless payments with apps is very big and the traditional banking ‎system is lacking, so there's a good use case for crypto payments to grow there". Of course, it's also worth noting that BTC.com is owned by mining hardware manufacturer Bitmain Technologies and is in control of the world's largest mining pool for the dominant cryptocurrency.

Research Vivo X21 UD expected to launch in India on May 29
Author: 0 Vivo X21 UD expected to launch in India on May 29

In India, the smartphone will compete with the likes of Honor 10 and OnePlus 6 that will be launching in India in the days to come as well. The under display fingerprint sensor variant of the Vivo X21 was launched in China back in March at CNY 3,598 (roughly Rs 37,100) in Black and Ruby Red options.

Research SpaceX launches most powerful Falcon 9 rocket, carrying Bangladesh's first communication satellite
Author: 0 SpaceX launches most powerful Falcon 9 rocket, carrying Bangladesh's first communication satellite

It will mark the first time since the end of the United States space shuttle program in 2011 that a rocket has left USA soil carrying people to space. Thales Alenia Space, the French-Italian company that built the satellite, said it would provide citizens in Bangladesh "access to a wide range of broadcast and communications services, including phone services, backhaul, radio, direct-to-home TV and Internet".

Research NASA adds a drone to its 2020 Mars rover
Author: 0 NASA adds a drone to its 2020 Mars rover

Its design team spent more than four years shrinking a working helicopter to "the size of a softball" and cutting its weight to 1.8kg (4lbs). The helicopters blades will rotate at up to 3,000 revolutions per minute, 10 times the rate of a terrestrial helicopter.

Research Are secret Alexa, Siri and Assistant commands hiding within music?
Author: 0 Are secret Alexa, Siri and Assistant commands hiding within music?

These commands were reportedly able to activate the artificial intelligence (AI) systems on smartphones and smart speakers to dial phone numbers or open websites - all without the consent of end users. The researchers are exploiting the gap between human and machine speech recognition. As the Times points out, voice recognition systems are set up to recognize each sound you make as a letter, which the system then collects into complete words and phrases.

Research Snapchat user growth slows as it reports financial results
Author: 0 Snapchat user growth slows as it reports financial results

Snapchat has rolled back some of its original interface changes to its iOS app for satisfying a vast number of users regarding the recent redesign. In fact, users were so annoyed by the new layout that over 1.2 million dedicated users signed a petition for Snapchat to revert the old design. During the company's earnings report earlier this month, chief executive Evan Spiegel said the overhaul hurt Snap's financial prospects.

Research Amazon showcases smart home with new Experience Centers at Lennar model homes
Author: 0 Amazon showcases smart home with new Experience Centers at Lennar model homes

Amazon now has model homes, known as Amazon Experience Centers , in California , Florida, Georgia, Texas, Virginia, Washington, Colorado, Nevada, and SC. It's just the latest in Amazon's efforts to acquaint more people with its products in physical locations, including bookstores and experimental grocery formats, some in concert with its Whole Foods division.

Research PC digital game gifting now available in the Microsoft Store
Author: 0 PC digital game gifting now available in the Microsoft Store

For a complete rundown of the terms, conditions, regulations and all that, head over to the Xbox Wire . Microsoft was working to update its Store yesterday and says all games should be available for gifting today. Alongside the highlighted in blue "Buy" option there are "Get Xbox Game Pass", "Free Trial" and the new "Buy as a gift" option. Gifts also have to be redeemed in the country they were purchased in.

Research PlayStation Has Announced The Major Games They'll Be Showing At E3
Author: 0 PlayStation Has Announced The Major Games They'll Be Showing At E3

Sony will not be announcing new hardware at its forthcoming PlayStation press conference at E3 2018 . "We'll have some announcements with our third-party publishing partners, we'll have some news things to talk about there, as well as our continued support for independent development - we'll throw some highlight of that".

Research Adjustable charging stand announced for Nintendo Switch
Author: 0 Adjustable charging stand announced for Nintendo Switch

Since the company can't just ask people to send in their Switches for fix, Nintendo has announced its Adjustable Charging Stand for Nintendo Switch . Nintendo , which has since confirmed that the Nintendo Switch Online launch date will be in September , has now given gamers more information on what the service will provide beyond enabling online play.

Research Sensex zooms 290 points, Nifty tops 10800-mark
Author: 0 Sensex zooms 290 points, Nifty tops 10800-mark

The National Stock Exchange (NSE) was trading up 41.95 points or 0.39 percent at 10,758.50 in early hours of trading. As many as 17 stocks hit fresh 52-week highs on NSE, compared with 154 stocks that hit fresh 52-week lows. Sensex and Nifty edged lower today amid caution ahead of Karnataka elections, snapping a three-day winning streak. On the other hand, Sun Pharma declined 1.02 %, followed by ICICI Bank 0.70%, Maruti Suzuki 0.70%, Wipro 0.66%, M&M 0.64%, Bajaj Auto 0.61%, NTPC ...

Research Neo Geo Mini Officially Revealed By SNK
Author: 0 Neo Geo Mini Officially Revealed By SNK

The home console was modeled after an arcade cabinet and thus had power similar to one. Still, we're intrigued with the idea of a retro Neo Geo console. That includes Metal Slug and King of Fighters . Also, SNK revealed two different version of the console - an Asian version based on the Japanese cabinet with red trim, and an "overseas" version for everyone else with white and black trim.

Research Police recovered most of the items stolen from Roquan Smith
Author: 0 Police recovered most of the items stolen from Roquan Smith

According to the Chicago Tribune , Smith's iPad was not among the recovered items. Smith is the first Butkus Award victor in Georgia history, which factored into Athens police placing a $40,000 value on each of the jerseys. Summerville police detective Ty Hutchins told the Summerville News the suspect's father "was shocked" to learn of the theft. The name of the alleged thief has not been released.

Research Artificial Intelligence is now at core of all Google products
Author: 0 Artificial Intelligence is now at core of all Google products

Google said that the new "Duplex" is its new AI experiment which will be available in the coming weeks. I/O 2018 is the ideal platform for Google to authenticate all that have been rumored in last 6 months. Google additionally revealed that they will be implementing the release of Google Assistant to other Android devices aside from the USA. Furthermore, the tech giant demonstrated a Google Assistant talking and coping with someone at work who was confused by ...