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Google Maps Launched Two-wheeler mode in India

Motorbikes, such as scooters and motorcycles, are very popular in some countries, as well as in big cities around the world. Offline maps and landmark-based navigation were initially developed for India. We had recent Google CEO Sundar Pichai's remarks about India assuming an imperative part in enhancing Google Maps and other Google products. India is the fourth largest motorcycle riding nation in the world (after Vietnam, Indonesia, Taiwan), so it makes sense that they're one of the ... Read More »

Head To Mercury In The Destiny 2


Players will no longer be able to log in from 7 AM PT / 10 AM ET / 3 PM GMT on Tuesday, December 5 (that's 1 AM AEST on December 6 in Australia). With a little bit of luck, one of your Exotic or Powerful Engrams will score the Graviton Forfeit Helmet in Destiny 2: Curse of Osiris . Read More »

Another annoying iOS 11 autocorrect bug has emerged

Tap your Apple Pay Cash card. iPhone users need to tap the Info button after tapping on their card. After releasing the iOS 11.1.2, Apple has rushed to the iOS 11 .2 update that brings some bug fixes to the iPhone and iPad lineup. Read More »

Snapchat introduces a redesigned app that separates your friends from brands


Snapchat's algorithms are superior, he argued, because they're "based on your interests-not on the interests of "friends"-and to make sure media companies also profit off the content they produce for our Discover platform". "While blurring the lines between professional content creators and your friends has been an interesting Internet experiment, it has also produced some odd side-effects (like fake news) and made us feel like we have to perform for our friends rather than just express ... Read More »

Updated BMW i8 and new i8 Roadster revealed


Convertibles require more chassis strengthening than coupes, so the Roadster understandably is heavier - though we don't know by how much. Both new i8 models are fueled by the same 1.5-liter three-cylinder engine that's accompanied by an electric motor . Read More »

BuzzFeed Launches Investigation Into Massage Envy


The woman reported him and he was sacked. In Minnesota, KARE 11 found at least one incident where a victim said she was sexually assaulted at a Massage Envy in Edina in September of 2017. Over the past 15 years, Massage Envy has given over 125 million massages, gaining a reputation as one of the most well-known massage parlors around. Read More »

Unlocked HTC U11 Update to Oreo Rolling Out Today


Versi made the announcement on Twitter over the weekend. The Android 8.0 Oreo upgrade for the HTC U11 will start hitting unlocked variants of the flagship starting tomorrow, November 27th, HTC Vice President of Product Management Mo Versi said earlier this week, thus confirming rumors from late October . Read More »

Ohio State Rallies Past Michigan; JT Barrett Injured in Sideline Incident


Sophomore Brandon Peters, who started at quarterback the previous three games, was not in uniform after suffering a head injury at Wisconsin last weekend. The referees reviewed the play, but the call stood and MI punted from its own 42 with 29 seconds to play. After another dispiriting defeat to Urban Meyer's team, though, Jim Harbaugh has to be wondering if the football gods just won't allow the Wolverines to beat the Buckeyes for the first time in six tries. Read More »

Sisi vows to respond with 'brute force' against mosque attackers


The attack targeted a mosque frequented by Sufis, members of Islam's mystical movement, in the north Sinai town of Bir al-Abd. Prime Minister of Georgia, Giorgi Kvirikashvili: "Our most honest condolences to the families of victims, the Government and the people of Egypt and everyone affected by the heinous attack on the mosque in Sinai". Read More »

Apple to Launch iPhone SE 2 in Early 2018


Losing the home button and altering the design was a unsafe move, but one that was sorely needed after years of similarity and the premium design, extra power, all-screen front mix together to create - by far - the best iPhone Apple's ever made. Read More »

Different alcoholic drinks cause different moods


Mark Bellis , of Public Health Wales, one of the study's authors, said moderation was the way forward. A new study has determined how different types of alcohol affect your emotions - and, as an added bonus, this new and exciting information might also might help you figure out what to partake in and what to ignore at all those holiday get-togethers you probably have coming up over the next few months. Read More »

FCC chairman reveals plan to kill net neutrality


Democrats and internet companies said the rules are needed to prevent broadband providers from favoring their business partners' offerings, or their own video and other content. "This proposal undoes almost two decades of bipartisan agreement on baseline net neutrality principles that protect Americans' ability to access the entire internet", it said. Read More »

Google Job Search Results Now Include Salary Data or Estimates


However, when an employer does list a specific salary, Google Search will compare the figure to an estimated range, thereby helping job hunters decide whether it's worth applying for a role. Between this and the other additions, it's evident that Google wants to be a central destination for job search help. You can also post your job listing on a list of sites (like LinkedIn, ZipRecruiter, and Glassdoor, among others) already integrated with Google's job searching service to avoid the ... Read More »

Bungie Reveal Curse of Osiris Details During Stream


A Raid Lair is a "Raid activity", according to Bungie, offering up "new encounters, new puzzles, new loot [and] completely new places to explore". Oh hell yeah. Inside the Infinite Forest are "trees" which are really giant monuments that will allows us to see different times, future and past. Players who purchased the expansion pass will have access to Curse of Osiris as well as the unnamed second expansion slated to release next Spring. Read More »

GameStop just suspended its PowerPass program


GameStop announced a used game subscription service in late October that sounded nearly too good to be true. "We are working through some of the program limitations we have identified to ensure the PowerPass subscription service delivers an exceptional experience for our customers", a spokesperson said in an email. Read More »

Chevrolet Corvette ZR1 is Coming and, Dear God, So Much Power!


The reason why tne 2019 ZR1 makes additional power over the Z06 is because it employs a new, intercooled 2.65-liter Eaton supercharger with 52 percent more displacement. "As the highest-performing Corvette ever, the ZR1's design supports its capability in every way", said Kirk Bennion, Exterior Design manager. Based on the seventh-generation Corvette coupe, the ZR1 gets a reworked front bumper with larger air inlets and a small carbon fibre winglets that help generate more grip at ... Read More »

Pixel 2 XL: New problem prevents Google phone screen from registering touches

Pixel 2 XL users say their handsets are failing to register taps alongside the edges of the touchscreen, possibly due to an overly aggressive accidental touch protection system. The good news is that Google has acknowledged the issue and will sort it out in a future OTA update. These include cases of burn-ins , green lines , and flashing screens . Read More »

Here's the full specs of the OnePlus 5T


If we talk about the leaks, the OnePlus 5T gained back its 3.5 mm AudioJack which is not present on the OnePlus 5 smartphone. OnePlus regularly places a focus on the price of its phones, putting them well below the cost of competing flagships. Read More »

Online travel review site TripAdvisor confirms willingness to publish rape report


The popular site has begun marking hotels where sexual assaults have been reported with red badges, which urge site visitors to do some additional research before booking their stay. TripAdvisor is also rolling out a new policy on communicating with users about why reviews or forum posts are rejected. The Journal Sentinel reported the company had repeatedly removed a post by Love from 2010 in which she said she had been raped by a security guard at Iberostar Paraiso Maya. Read More »

The Millennium Falcon Is Hidden Near a Golf Course in Rural England

It has spent decades travelling to galaxies far, far away, but the Millennium Falcon has been spotted somewhere a little more down to earth - next to the M3 in Surrey. The Falcon has appeared in the trailer for the eighth instalment in the Star Wars saga, with Luke Skywalker seen going back aboard for the first time since Return of the Jedi. Read More »

Disney plots Star Wars series for 'Netflix killer'


The House of Mouse will also develop an original live-action Star Wars TV series for its direct-to-consumer SVOD service . Star Wars: The Last Jedi is due out in theaters on December 15. The company's overall Q4 revenue slid 3% to US$12.8 billion versus the same quarter a year ago. "It'll have a lot of high-quality content because of the brands and the franchises that will be on it that we've talked about". Read More »

Trump once trashed China. Now, they're friends


Chatting over cups of tea, Trump showed Xi a video of his granddaughter Arabella Kushner singing in Mandarin and reciting classical Chinese poetry, prompting Xi to compliment her performance as worthy of an "A+", Chinese state media said. Xi has emerged more powerful after the party's 19th Congress last month, and experts said he will be emboldened to continue his consolidation of power. Read More »

Here's How to Fix That Weird iPhone Glitch


Based on personal experience, though, you'd be wise to make sure Siri understands that you're saying $15 instead of $50 before you let the cash go. That prevents a thief from sending cash. Send money for books to your son in college. Send and receive from across the table - or across the country. Within week's period, you can transfer up to $20,000 to your bank. Read More »

Intel and AMD are forming an unholy laptop chip alliance


In this case, this collaboration with AMD will enable thinner, lighter and more powerful notebook PCs that are as little as 11mm thick (although Intel contends that 16mm or less is the prime target). This small intelligent bridge allows information to be passed in extremely close proximity while also eliminating various manufacturing and design complexities. Read More »

Shilpa Shinde and Vikas Gupta get into an intense fight again


In this week's luxury budget task given by Bigg Boss , the rivalry of both Vikas and Shilpa reached another level as there was direct competition between the two. Vikas's employee Priyank switches his team and joins Shilpa's team. The controversial show, which kickstarted on October 1, has completed a month today and, arch-rivals Shilpa and Vikas are giving it all to stay ahead in the game. Read More »

Aston Martin Vanquish S Ultimate unveiled


It's likely to be the final Aston Martin produced to be powered by Aston's 5.9-litre naturally-aspirated V12 making 443kW, with the next version to use either the new 5.2L twin-turbocharged V12 or the Mercedes-AMG sourced biturbo V8. Chestnut Tan leather with Obsidian Black accents and cuprum carbon fibre facia are the major highlights. Finally, the third Designer Theme consists of White Gold exterior paint with Bronze accents, standing out against the carbon-fibre exterior trims. Read More »

Ghost Of Tsushima Sees Feudal Japan Versus The Mongol Empire


The studio behind the Infamous franchise is back, this time with an action-adventure Samurai game entitled Ghost of Tsushima . These are all speculations though depending on what we see, so we must wait for more information by Sony . Sucker Punch, the studio behind Sly Cooper and Infamous , have revealed that their next project will be an open-world action game called Ghost of Tsushima . Read More »

Daredevil Season 3 Will Feature the Return of Kingpin


Douglas Petrie and Marco Ramirez were showrunners for Season 2 of Daredevil , with both moving on to handle the same duties on Marvel's The Defenders . Season 3 is expected to draw inspiration from the famous " Born Again " Daredevil comic book storyline, in particular. As originally told by Miller and Mazzucchelli, " Born Again " began with the systematic destruction of Matt Murdock's life after Fisk discovered that he was Daredevil . Read More »

Metal Gear Survive comes out in February


The European release is scheduled two days after, on February 22, 2018. According to Konami the game is set in an alternate universe involving a wormhole that sucks the the player and other Militaires Sans Frontières soldiers into this new world. Read More »

Injustice 2 is coming to PC this year

Well, Warner Bros. and NetherRealm Studios are rectifying this problem with a PC release of the game. The game will available via Steam and the Windows Store later this Autumn. Several days ago, the game director was asked about the possibility of the game being released on the hybrid console, the Nintendo Switch. The two other characters included in the Fighter Pack 2 are Black Manta and Raiden . Read More »

You can now send and receive money with PayPal in Facebook Messenger

The integration is rolling out for customers residing in the United States. "In addition to enabling P2P payments with PayPal in Messenger , we are also introducing our first-ever PayPal customer service bot for Messenger , so PayPal customers can seamlessly receive payment and account support directly in the app", said Bill Ready, PayPal's chief operating officer. Read More »

Why are Modi & BJP taking credit for projects we started, says Cong


He said, in the last 22 years, BJP governments brought all round development in Gujarat and the identity of the state is known for its development. "I as the chief minister of Gujarat had offered to take responsibility of reconstructing areas surrounding Kedarnath temple in the aftermath of 2013 tragedy". Read More »

Congress seeks transparent online political spending with Honest Ads Act


Late last month, after Warner first floated the bill, Burr said it was too soon to discuss legislation and that the hearing will "explore for the first time any holes that might exist in social media platform regulation or campaign law". John McCain of Arizona, who is the chairman of the Senate Armed Services Committee. Klobuchar said that "we all know that Russian threats to our national security don't always involve traditional weapons of war". Read More »

Alphabet's CapitalG invests $1 billion in Lyft


The falling out dates back to a year ago when Kalanick became convinced that Waymo meant to deploy its robotic cars in a rival ride-hailing service. The ride sharing giant announced on Thursday it has raised $1 billion in a new investment round, led by Alphabet's CapitalG investment fund, pushing the San Francisco-based company's valuation to $11 billion. Read More »

Xbox One Fall 2017 Update launching for everyone


The biggest addition is of course the new home screen where every part is customisable . A redesigned Guide makes it easier to see which friends are playing the same game as you, and it also provides access to tournaments and invitations. Read More »