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Research 'Harry Potter' Is Resurfacing - This Fandom Is Getting A New Push
Author: 0 'Harry Potter' Is Resurfacing - This Fandom Is Getting A New Push

Harry Poter: Wizards Unit will be published by Niantic, and is probably coming some time next year. A boat that had become particularly leaky in the last few days, Harry Potter: Wizards Unite will turn players into real world wizards and witches in much the same way Niantic's megahit Pokemon GO turned players into IRL Pokemon trainers.

Author: 0 New Ford EcoSport launched in India; Check out price, features

In terms of looks, the 2017 EcoSport has packed in new projector headlamps, grille, fog lamps and bumper. The new EcoSport also has a reverse camera and more functions like tyre pressure monitoring, automatic lamps, daytime running lights, automatic wipers, cruise control and speed limited added to it.

Research Apple to launch iPhone successor
Author: 0 Apple to launch iPhone successor "AR Headset" in 2020

Apple CEO Tim Cook said, "I regard it as a big idea, like the smartphone". According to a report by Bloomberg , the company is working on a new augmented reality headset that will overlay the digital world on top of the real world. The display technology required, as well as putting enough stuff around your face-there [are] huge challenges with that. "I can tell you the technology itself doesn't exist to do that in a quality way", Cook told British newspaper The Independent.

Research Aluminum foil can actually improve your wireless signal
Author: 0 Aluminum foil can actually improve your wireless signal

This new research is an improvement on previous research that placed an aluminum soft drink can behind the WiFi access point to strengthen the signal in one direction. More specifically, they discovered that the reflectors were capable of decreasing the WiFi strength by up to 10 dB for blocked areas and strengthening it by 6 dB for target areas.

Research Logitech Harmony Link Hub Will No Longer Work In March
Author: 0 Logitech Harmony Link Hub Will No Longer Work In March

For some reason the company has decided not to renew the certificate. It appears that the users aren't pleased with the replacement offer and unhappy about having to abandon the Harmony Link . "The thought process was driven by the fact that we have something better, we're making it better all the time, it supports home control, voice assistants, and it does all the things that Harmony Link already did", Dooley said.

Research Apple has fixed that annoying 'i' glitch in iOS 11.1
Author: 0 Apple has fixed that annoying 'i' glitch in iOS 11.1

Users can find the update available through the Settings app under General and Software Updates. Apple's new iOS 11 .1.1 update focuses primarily on bugs and issues which were previously discovered in iOS 11 .1. The issue occurred when typing the letter "i" on the standard iOS keyboard. Developers in the USA reportedly saw the the Apple Pay Cash option appear in the Messages app on the iOS 11 .2 beta this week.

Author: 0 Qatar govt arm to sell 20cr Airtel shares for Rs 9500cr

Three Pillars Pte , a subsidiary of the Qatar Foundation , sold 199.9 million Bharti Airtel shares through stock market transactions. However, it is much higher than the Rs 340 per share paid by Three Pillars in 2013 when it bought the stake valued at roughly around Rs 6,800 crore.

Research At SpaceX during the test, the engine blew up
Author: 0 At SpaceX during the test, the engine blew up

On Sunday, one of SpaceX's Merlin engines exploded at a test facility in Mcgregor, Texas, damaging two of the company's test bays. The leadership of SpaceX is an American company engaged in the manufacture of space technology, had organized a thorough investigation of the reasons for the sudden explosion of a new generation of engines, which were to be used in Falcon 9 launch vehicles.

Research Be alert: Fake Whatsapp app discovered with over one million downloads
Author: 0 Be alert: Fake Whatsapp app discovered with over one million downloads

One key feature of this app is the ability to "Transfer files without internet" connectivity. "Storage" notes how much free space is available on a device and features cards of data and media that can be removed. The app also includes options to clear app caches, delete apps that aren't used often and remove spam or duplicate images, says the site. It will tell you Documents, Videos, Images, Downloads, and Received Files.

Author: 0 Hot Mantle Plume Is Melting Antarctica From Beneath, NASA Study Finds

The mantle plume has been present in this region for over 50 million years, so it existed before the onset of the Antarctic ice sheet. As the material is buoyant, it pushes the crust upward. NASA researchers have found new evidence that an ancient geothermal heat source might help explain how rivers and lakes form beneath the West Antarctic ice sheet.

Research Raja Koduri joins in the Intel graphics department
Author: 0 Raja Koduri joins in the Intel graphics department

He has been part of the AMD graphics business for many years, heading it twice during his time at the company. In between two stints leading graphics at AMD, he was a director of graphics architecture at Apple, working on the Macintosh. Raja Koduri was essential in the development of Vega and his experience as an engineer could prove to be critical for Intel's recent ventures. In an additional blog post about the hiring we learn that Intel has " exciting plans to aggressively expand ...

Research Name a world contest
Author: 0 Name a world contest

The Kuiper Belt is full of space objects similar to the Asteroid Belt, but with icier formations of methane, ammonia, and water. No doubt to avoid the chaos surrounding the UK Natural Environment Research Council's (NERC) name game for a research vessel they eventually dubbed - yawn - " RRS Sir David Attenborough ", NASA's just letting us pick the world a new nickname to replace the current one, "MU69".

Research Chrome wants to prevent the automatic redirections
Author: 0 Chrome wants to prevent the automatic redirections

For the second protection, coming in Chrome 64, Google has found that many redirects are coming from third-party content embedded in the page. You can view a demo here to see it in action. Safari was used by 14.54 percent globally. Even Opera was ahead of the once dominant Internet Explorer (IE) at 3.89 percent compared to 3.74. Google's fix will allow users to continue to the page they intended, while "all redirects originating from third-party iframes will show an infobar".

Research Pixel 2 XL oleophobic display coating may be causing some issues
Author: 0 Pixel 2 XL oleophobic display coating may be causing some issues

Previous issues with the Pixel 2 XL screen include the display's propensity to suffer from burn-in . The latest problem revolves around Pixel 2 XL models with screens that flash when they are unlocked. Shut my screen off one time and from there on kept happening. This isn't a totally new issue, but rather one we've been seeing off and on since the Pixel's launch.

Author: 0 New iPads could add Face ID and lose the Home button

Bloomberg's report doesn't confirm whether or not it would have the iPhone X's signature "notch" up top, however. The first tablet to mirror the most recognisable change of the iPhone X could arrive later next year, the sources say. Speaking of screens, this is a potential point of delineation between Apple's next flagship tablet and its new, almost all-screen smartphone: it won't utilize OLED screen technology, but will instead likely stick with a tried-and-true LCD panel.

Author: 0 Twitter, Inc.'s 280-Character Limit: A Move in the Right Direction

Fortunately, Rosen promises more to come: "We'll continue listening and working to make Twitter easier for everyone while making sure we keep what you love". It stopped counting polls, photos, videos and other things toward the limit. Aliza Rosen , product manager at Twitter , explained in a blog post that the social network was concerned that timelines "may fill up with 280 character tweets, and people with the new limit would always use up the whole space".

Research LinkedIn can now help you build a better resume in Word
Author: 0 LinkedIn can now help you build a better resume in Word

Microsoft is putting its $ 26 billion LinkedIn acquisition to work with the announcement of Resume Assistant - a new feature for Microsoft Word , free for Office 365 subscribers, that will help you write the flawless resume. Microsoft officials said they are working on other unspecified integrations between Office 365 and Resume Assistant for future delivery. They have included LinkedIn integrations into Outlook to enhance contact info in your email inbox, which was the first step in ...

Research Call of Duty: WW2 sales surpass $500 million worldwide over release weekend
Author: 0 Call of Duty: WW2 sales surpass $500 million worldwide over release weekend

It has also been revealed via a press release that, on its opening weekend alone, Call of Duty: WWII has made over $500 million. Call of Duty: WWII is one of the most anticipated games of the year and was released last Friday. "And, our co-operative mode delivers a unique storyline that's an all-new take on Nazi Zombies that we think fans are going to love", said Michael Condrey, Studio Head and Co-Founder of Sledgehammer Games .

Research Uber partners with NASA in vision for managing flying cars
Author: 0 Uber partners with NASA in vision for managing flying cars

Uber claims a trip from LAX to the Staples Centre - a 41 minute journey by road - will take under 30 minutes in one of its flying cabs. The agreement with NASA aims to solve issues involved in operating hundreds or even thousands of driverless aircraft over urban areas and allow them to co-exist with existing air traffic control systems as well as in and around busy airports.

Research PUBG To Get A 4K Xbox One X Patch Soon After Lanch
Author: 0 PUBG To Get A 4K Xbox One X Patch Soon After Lanch

Smith acknowledged that some community members have found out that rockets are not only risky weapons but also effective modes of transportation. The only other Battle Royale game at this scope is Epic Games' Fortnite : Battle Royale mode, with Fortnite reaching 20 million players - but remember, Fortnite is free-to-play.