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Research Pokémon GO Just Got More Realistic Thanks to ARKit
Author: 0 Pokémon GO Just Got More Realistic Thanks to ARKit

Despite making the experience more immersive, there will actually be some gameplay benefits for those who opt to use this new mode. Be warned though - get too close and they might scamper away! Pokemon can be scared away with quick movement, resulting in you missing out on some new Pokemon if you're careless.

Research Facebook introduces new tools to fight online harassment
Author: 0 Facebook introduces new tools to fight online harassment

It uses various signals such as IP address to proactively recognize fake accounts more quickly in order to prevent its owner from sending a message or friend request to a person who has previously blocked them. From now on, users can can tap on a message to ignore the conversation. The social network will automatically disable notifications about that message and move it to your filtered messages folder.

Author: 0 Google to bid old Android Apps a fond farewell next August

Google has observed that there will eventually be Android devices that will only support 64-bit code. App developers are still free to support older Android versions by setting the minimum SDK version, or ignore 64-bit. Apps designed for old software don't make use of Android's newer features and are less secure because of it. Microsoft Edge for Android has been updated to version 1.0.0.1272, and with this release, we're getting a set of performance refinements and bug fixes.

Author: 0 Google Chrome's built-in ad blocker will go live on February 15th

Based on a framework developed by the Coalition, the Better Ads Experience Program will certify web publishers that agree not to use the most disruptive ads identified in the Standards and will accredit browsers and advertising technology companies that will assess publishers' compliance with the Standards and filter digital ads based on the Standards.

Research Dragon Ball FighterZ Gets Character Focused Trailer
Author: 0 Dragon Ball FighterZ Gets Character Focused Trailer

According to a recent tweet from the company, Dragon Balls will be doled out to Dragon Ball FighterZ players through what is being called the "Shenron System". The Dragon Ball FighterZ news continues as Maximilian shares with us an early breakdown of Goku Black . Dragon Ball FighterZ's open beta will begin January 14, 2018 for everyone and one day earlier for those who pre-order the fighting game, Bandai Namco announced.

Research Jeep Cherokee's new look revealed for 2019
Author: 0 Jeep Cherokee's new look revealed for 2019

From the four images released overnight it seems changes at the rear are less extensive, including a less fussy bumper with a cleaner look, while interior revisions appear nearly non-existent. For this 2019 model, the vehicle was restyled by Vince Gallante, one of Jeep's newest designers who now holds a few hits under its belt at FCA such as the Renegade, the Compass and the all-new Wrangler.

Author: 0 Google Chrome (Sort of) Arrives in the Microsoft Store on Windows 10

So, when you install the aptly-named "Google Chrome Installer " what you get is a web wrapper for the download page, which gives you the ChromeSetup.exe file - nothing more, nothing less. To use Google Chrome , upgrade for free (for a limited time) to Windows 10 Pro. [Note to Windows 10 S users] Windows 10 S is incompatible with apps like Google Chrome .

Research HMD Global releases Oreo beta for the Nokia 6
Author: 0 HMD Global releases Oreo beta for the Nokia 6

Like before, Juho Sarvikas, the Chief Product Officer of HMD Global confirmed the beta update for Nokia 6 via twitter. Next up in HMD's list would be the Nokia 3, which might join Nokia Mobile Beta Labs program in early 2018, followed by the Nokia 2.

Research Mobile users will be able to switch phone companies with one text
Author: 0 Mobile users will be able to switch phone companies with one text

Mobile providers will also be banned from charging for the remainder of your contract notice period after you've switched, putting an end to paying for your old and new contract at the same time, which Ofcom says will save United Kingdom mobile customers about £10 million each year.

Author: 0 Catherine: Full Body announced for PS4, PS Vita

But beware! Make the wrong choice, and you could end up dead. For those that missed the original version when it was released for PS3 and Xbox 360 in 2011, Catherine's narrative follows Vincent, who begins to have nightmares when his long-term girlfriend Katherine starts to discuss marriage.

Research Google Pixel 2 AR Stickers Ready To Go
Author: 0 Google Pixel 2 AR Stickers Ready To Go

Given the reliability of a tried and true technology like the 3.5mm headphone jack, having the USB-C replacement not work is understandably frustrating. It's possible that the port is wrongfully identifying the headphone jack adapter as a charger which is why it isn't working. Usually, I request some music, only to have Spotify play out of Google Home and Google Music play from my Pixel 2 XL.

Research End of the smashed phone screen? Self-healing glass discovered by accident
Author: 0 End of the smashed phone screen? Self-healing glass discovered by accident

Japanese researchers say they have developed a new type of glass that can heal itself from cracks and breaks. The technology is glass made from a polymer called "polyether-thioureas". Meanwhile, the iPhone X created headlines after Apple said a cracked screen costs $279 to fix. In most cases, heating to high temperatures, on the order of 120 degrees Celsius or more, to reorganize their cross-linked networks is necessary for the fractured portions to fix.

Research Scientists may have discovered the earliest direct evidence of life on Earth
Author: 0 Scientists may have discovered the earliest direct evidence of life on Earth

The discovery of the ancient microfossils is actually not an altogether new one; they were first described by Schopf and his research team in 1993. "I think it's settled", he says . The argument in scientific circles came in that Schopf originally dated the fossils in the rock using radiometric analysis as having been alive 3.45 billion years ago.

Author: 0 Oumuamua may have alien water under a thick carbon crust

Scientists have studied plenty of asteroids and comets - the ESA even landed a spacecraft on one. The rock soared through our solar system last month, causing many scientists to question whether it was a sign of alien life. 18), told Quartz via email. The research is the latest in a flurry of papers published about the rock, the first object discovered in the solar system that appears to have originated from another part of the galaxy.

Research Tag: Samsung Galaxy A8+ Price
Author: 0 Tag: Samsung Galaxy A8+ Price

There is no word on the battery capacity of the top-end Galaxy S9 +, but if history is any indication Samsung is most likely to increase proportionately to match the device's big screen. As for the standard features shared by the two devices, you'll find a pair of front-facing cameras on both, one being a 16-megapixel shooter with a f/1.9 aperture, and the other being an 8-megapixel camera.

Research Ian McKellen Wants to Play Gandalf in Amazon's LOTR Series
Author: 0 Ian McKellen Wants to Play Gandalf in Amazon's LOTR Series

Could McKellen actually return to Middle-earth, though? "Now isn't that annoying?" "That there's going to be another Gandalf in town", Norton remarked. Whenever Amazon begins production on its upcoming Lord of the Rings series, it seems that they've found their Gandalf. The universe that Lord of the Rings author J.R.R.

Author: 0 Apple's AirPods are sold out for Christmas

It may seem as though AirPods have been around for quite some time but they only just arrived past year. Here's the deal: If you order AirPods from the official Apple Online Store now (for delivery or in-store pickup), the earliest you'll be able to get them is January 5.

Research Xiaomi Mi A1 special Red Edition is announced in India for ₹12999
Author: 0 Xiaomi Mi A1 special Red Edition is announced in India for ₹12999

The Mi A1 flaunts a 5.5-inch 1080p display with Corning Gorilla Glass protection on top. The latest entrant will also go on sale through all Mi Home stores, Mi Preferred Partner stores, and retail partner stores. Xiaomi has launched the special edition to celebrate the global holiday season and a good year for the company in India. A hybrid microSD card is present on the phone to expand the storage .