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Tech Rolling Stone Put on Auction Block
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Rolling Stone , a publication whose name is as synonymous with the music and pop-culture that it celebrates, is up for sale, according to the magazine's founder Jann Wenner. The same could not be said for the repercussions following the 2014 publication of "A Rape on Campus," an article - later retracted in April 2015 - that spoke of a brutal sexual assault at a University of Virginia fraternity house.

Tech IOS 11 coming to iPads and iPhones on Tuesday 19 September
Author: 0 IOS 11 coming to iPads and iPhones on Tuesday 19 September

Apple Music: Now discover music with friends. In release notes , Apple said the update adds support for syncing iOS 11 devices and cleans up or consolidates several parts of the app , including moving iTunes U collections to the Podcasts section and internet radio stations to the music library sidebar area.

Tech Apple Watch 3 LTE prices start at $329
Author: 0 Apple Watch 3 LTE prices start at $329

The gist is simple: join up as a new customer with Quidco and pre-order the brand new iPhone 8 or iPhone 8 Plus from the Carphone Warehouse and grab yourself a £90 discount. iPhone 8 and iPhone 8 Plus will be available in space grey, silver and an all-new gold finish in increased 64GB and 256GB capacity models .

Tech Ex-Giants WR Steve Smith shockingly nominated for Hall of Fame
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Mawae was a finalist a year ago and seemingly has gained traction in his bid for induction. The 48-member Pro Football Hall of Fame Committee will meet February 3, the eve of the Super Bowl, and select somewhere between four and eight for induction.

Tech Destiny 2 Guide: Xur Location And Exotics For September 15th, 2017
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Activision and Bungie's first-person looter shooter, Destiny 2 , is out now for PS4 and Xbox One. The merchant is finally in-game, and he will show up on planets within Patrol zones, so you'll have to go to him outside of the social spots if you want to purchase his wares.

Tech 'South Park' makes Alexa say words that are definitely NSFW
Author: 0 'South Park' makes Alexa say words that are definitely NSFW

Back to the basics. "Matt and I hated it but we got stuck in it somehow". Also, a lot of people are going to be adding items that you won't find in a normal grocery store to their grocery list. The 20th season of South Park , which premiered two months before the Presidential Election, began on a promising note. While they may not be Trump in name, they played an undeniable role in his ascendance to the presidency.

Tech Why Are People Talking About Chelsea Manning And Harvard?
Author: 0 Why Are People Talking About Chelsea Manning And Harvard?

Manning , named Wednesday as a visiting fellow to the Harvard Institute of Politics, which is part of the Kennedy School, has been a controversial figure. "She speaks on the social, technological and economic ramifications of Artificial Intelligence", the Harvard announcement said. " Harvard's actions", Pompeo said, "implicitly tell its students that you too can be a fellow at Harvard and a felon under United States law".

Tech Former Google employees gender discrimination lawsuit
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It was filed in the San Francisco Superior Court on Thursday, and its filers want the case to head to a jury trial. The three women worked at Google as a software engineer, a communications specialist and a manager who worked in various roles, respectively.

Tech Facebook: No Ad Monetization on Violent, Inappropriate Content
Author: 0 Facebook: No Ad Monetization on Violent, Inappropriate Content

In other words, creators should be "who they represent themselves to be, and have had a profile or Page on Facebook for at least one month", explains Grudin. "These standards will apply to ad placements where context could matter, including in-stream ads and Instant Articles", Everson stated. The types of content listed as not being eligible for monetisation includes the misappropriation of children's characters, content that focuses on tragedies and conflict, content featuring debated ...

Tech Blizzard Fires Back at Player Toxicity Within Overwatch in Latest Developer Update
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Players who try to boost or throw games will also face harsh punishment thanks to a series of systems created to detect behaviors related to Skill Rating manipulation. "That's where our passion is", Kaplan explains. He admits the team is spending a lot of time and resources punishing odious players - time that's obviously better spent on improving the game itself.

Tech 'FIFA 18' demo version now available for download
Author: 0 'FIFA 18' demo version now available for download

This time around, it's employed a new animation system, which it claims makes gameplay look more fluid and responsive. Today, EA Sports' annually updated footie sim drops a 12-team sporting demo two weeks ahead of kick off. It's the truth, folks, and no truth is more "just" than EA's list of the Top 100 players in the world. Do you agree with the LA Galaxy player ratings? He has also won the coveted Ballon d'OR and the Golden Boot, among a multitude of other accolades.

Tech Doom To Arrive On Switch Just In Time Foe The Holidays
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So when we heard Pete Hines talking about a new Doom game coming out this year, we can't help but to assume it as a Doom 2. It is expected that all the DLCs will be available on launch but there is no word on whether the game would support multiplayer or not.

Tech Minecraft: New 3DS Edition Available for Download Right Now
Author: 0 Minecraft: New 3DS Edition Available for Download Right Now

Mojang has announced Minecraft: New Nintendo 3DS Edition . Do keep in mind that this version of Minecraft is only available on New Nintendo 3DS, 2DS, and XL-not on the regular Nintendo 3DS. According to Minecraft's official site , multiplayer won't be available at launch but local multiplayer will come in a future update. New 3DS Edition release date is September 14 and will be available digitally to begin with.

Tech The studio behind Journey is making an Apple TV game
Author: 0 The studio behind Journey is making an Apple TV game

Sky's controls are minimized for casual play, with the game playable using only one finger on a remote or smartphone. Back then, we only knew of their in-progress project as something vague, mysterious, and blue. Don't get us wrong, thatgamecompany will always get our pulse racing, but seeing as this is a studio that went from flOw to flower to one of the greatest games of all time, it's a bit odd to see it spend five years settling on what (on the surface, at least) appears to be the ...

Tech NES Classic Returns, More Shipments of SNES Classic Promised
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Speaking to the Financial Times , Fils-Aime said, 'I would strongly urge you not to over-bid on an SNES Classic on any of the auction sites... A NES Classic Controller can also be used on NES Virtual Console games on your Wii or Wii U console by connecting it to a Wii Remote controller.

Tech Some 'Destiny 2' players are concerned about 'pay-to-win' microtransactions
Author: 0 Some 'Destiny 2' players are concerned about 'pay-to-win' microtransactions

By and large, the game has received a very positive reaction from the community, and as SunsetCorn's thread says , " Can we take a moment to appreciate that our biggest gripe with the game is the shaders? ". They are now limited use consumables, meaning that a shader can only be used a number of times before they are depleted. This is about as blatant a money grab as you'll ever see.

Tech The new Seat Leon Cupra R is here
Author: 0 The new Seat Leon Cupra R is here

So, not only is the Cupra R one of the most powerful front-wheel drive hatches on the market, it is also SEAT's most powerful road vehicle. Among other extras, the camber has been modified on the front axle while it also gets adaptive suspension DCC (Dynamic Chassis Control) for better body control.

Tech Samsung Galaxy J7+ with Dual rear cameras announced in Thailand
Author: 0 Samsung Galaxy J7+ with Dual rear cameras announced in Thailand

The phone was announced in Taiwan for THB 12,900 ($388). Let us take a closer look at the Samsung Galaxy J7 +. The display is protected by a 2.5D Curved Glass on top. It comes out in Black, Pink and Silver color variants and those who pre-order would get a Samsung U Plex headphone for free of cost! Going to the usual hunting grounds with a model number in hand, one can find that the SM-C7100 will have a 5.5” SuperAMOLED screen with 1080p resolution.

Tech Instagram fixes bug after millions of accounts hacked
Author: 0 Instagram fixes bug after millions of accounts hacked

At this point we believe this effort was targeted at high-profile users so, out of an abundance of caution, we are notifying our verified account holders of this issue. Reportedly , a searchable database exists on the dark web where people can look up Instagram usernames and buy the phone number and email address associated with the account for $10 each.