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Tech Google Calendar's Material Design refresh on desktop is officially rolling out
Author: 0 Google Calendar's Material Design refresh on desktop is officially rolling out

The majority of the new features are geared towards enterprise users. Chief among these new features is the ability to see the details for a conference room before booking it. They can also now beef up Calendar invites with rich formatting and hyperlinks. Specifically, some changes can be implemented by G Suite administrators.

Author: 0 Microsoft Hacked: Company Hid Breach Of Bug Tracking Database In 2013

They said the database was poorly protected, with access possible via little more than a password. The report is embarassing for Microsoft, which past year criticised the US' National Security Administration (NSA) for "hoarding" secret vulnerabilities so that it could use them to infiltrate computer systems.

Tech 'Team Fortress 2' game trailer teases new Mercenary Park map
Author: 0 'Team Fortress 2' game trailer teases new Mercenary Park map

It's called Mercenary Park, and sends the disposable members of the RED and BLU teams to a failed yeti park. Team Fortress 2's Jungle Inferno update promises to be one of the game's biggest updates in recent years. "After a decade of dustbowls and gravel pits, it's time to pack your snorkel, find your flip-flops, and endure a series of painful yellow fever vaccinations to your abdomen, because Team Fortress is heading to the tropics!" said Valve on the Jungle Inferno info page.

Tech Sony to release indie game on Nintendo Switch
Author: 0 Sony to release indie game on Nintendo Switch

To begin with, Unties is set to handle indie games for PC and, surprisingly, the Nintendo Switch , with the first title being Tiny Metal . "With the growth of game development environments, high quality game development has become possible even in small scale environments, and the evolution of digital publishing has made it easier to distribute developed titles to users worldwide", the announcement reads.

Author: 0 Garmin Speak With Add Amazon Alexa To Your Car

Just say, "Alexa, ask Garmin to find some barbeque". The $149.99 Garmin Speak is the equivalent of an Echo Dot for the vehicle. The Garmin Speak is 1.5 inches (37 x 37.7 mm) in diameter and weighs just 1.3 oz (37.6 g), it's attached to the windshield using a magnetic mount and is powered via a supplied vehicle cable.

Tech Essential sued by Keyssa
Author: 0 Essential sued by Keyssa

Before we delve into Keyssa's complaint, we need to first discuss the Essential Phone and its modular connector pins on the back. This mostly involves data transfer without the use of Wi-Fi but still more reliable than Bluetooth or NFC. Fadell says Andy Rubin and his team were in talks with Keyssa for about 10 months prior to designing the Essential Phone. Keyssa Inc., the company taking legal action against Essential Products Inc., alleges in its lawsuit that the Essential Phone design ...

Tech Google Maps pulls cupcake calorie counter after backlash
Author: 0 Google Maps pulls cupcake calorie counter after backlash

Horribly, it also took the extra step (sorry) of notifying you how many mini-cupcakes you'd worked off in the process. And although this new Maps feature might sound similar to how some restaurants are required to show calorie counts on menus, this is more aggressive.

Author: 0 HMD Global sends out invites for October 19th launch

We reached the author of the post to ask what it exactly means (as Google Translate gave me nonsense translation) and he said "qi" refers to number 7 in Chinese and not the popular "qi" wireless charging. The phone would feature a dual rear camera designed by Carl-Zeiss. Much like the Nokia 8 , the Nokia 7 will also feature Boothie feature. The Nokia 7 is expected to support OZO Audio.

Tech Samsung Galaxy Tab Active with Bixby and S Pen support launched
Author: 0 Samsung Galaxy Tab Active with Bixby and S Pen support launched

The Samsung Galaxy J2 (2017) comes equipped with a 4.7-inch Super AMOLED display, 540 x 960 resolution, and Smart Manager for automatic memory management and deletion of saved APK. It features a physical home button, which doubles up as a fingerprint scanner. The Galaxy Tab will come in two variations: Wi-Fi only and LTE. Naturally, the Samsung Galaxy Tab Active 2 is designed for those who are into industrial work or for those who go out on remote sites with harsh conditions.

Author: 0 The Adobe Flash Farewell Tour Offers A Vulnerability Encore

Adobe Systems Inc warned on Monday that hackers are exploiting vulnerabilities in its Flash multimedia software platform in web browsers, and the company urged users to quickly patch their systems to prevent such attacks. Throughout their campaign, targets included United Nations figures, opposition bloggers, think tanks and others within the nations of Russia, Iraq, Afghanistan, Nigeria, Libya, Jordan, Tunisia, Saudi Arabia, Iran, Netherlands, Bahrain, the United Kingdom and Angola.

Tech Battlefield 1 Turning Tides Expansion Takes The War To The High Seas
Author: 0 Battlefield 1 Turning Tides Expansion Takes The War To The High Seas

The "Cape Helles" map, meanwhile, will have players either serving as British troops storming Gallipoli's beaches or defending the Ottoman Empire. While Cape Helles and Achi Baba will be available in December, January will then see them joined by Heligoland Bight and Zeebrugge maps.

Author: 0 Now, explore planets and moons using Google maps: Here's how

Stafford Marquardt, Product Manager at Google, made the announcement in her blog post on October 16. Jupiter's moon Io, Europa and Ganymede, as well as Saturn's moons Mimas, Enceladus , Dione , Rhea, Titan and Iapetus were included in the newly added system.

Author: 0 Qualcomm files lawsuits in China to ban iPhones

Qualcomm made the filings at the Beijing court on 29 September. The inventions were described as "a few examples of the many Qualcomm technologies that Apple uses to improve its devices and increase its profits" by Christine Trimble, a Qualcomm spokesperson.

Author: 0 Investors Catching Stocks Activision Blizzard, Inc. (ATVI)

About 266,181 shares traded or 4.64% up from the average. Goldman Sachs Group Inc (NYSE:GS) has risen 39.23% since October 16, 2016 and is uptrending. As per Friday, August 4, the company rating was maintained by Cowen & Co. The collective rating of 2 for ConocoPhillips (NYSE:COP) also leans strongly towards the neutral end of the spectrum.

Tech The Polestar 1 is a 600bhp hybrid BMW M4 rival
Author: 0 The Polestar 1 is a 600bhp hybrid BMW M4 rival

The Model 3 is available with 50kWh and 70kWh batteries. The payment will also include pick-up and delivery servicing, so Polestar will contact a customer to arrange a time for scheduled maintenance. Each individual Ohlins shock absorber is fitted with a new electronic valve, which in real-time monitors your driving inputs as well as the road surface conditions.

Tech Foxconn's initial shipment of the Apple iPhone X contained only 46500 units
Author: 0 Foxconn's initial shipment of the Apple iPhone X contained only 46500 units

However, after this, we heard repeatedly about delays production of iPhone X and an extremely high level of defective components, due to which the smartphone can get time on the shelves. Mr Vinh's states many consumers are waiting for the iPhone X , or are looking to compare the new device with older iPhone models. At this point, it would seem that iPhone X availability is going to be far, far more restrained at launch than even the analysts expected.

Tech Toyota shows off AI-powered concept
Author: 0 Toyota shows off AI-powered concept

It will likely start showing up in commercial cars in the years following these tests. Toyota has designed the Concept-i Ride with wheelchair users in mind. The Concept-i model, a battery-electric vehicle which will have a cruising range of 300 kilometers (180 miles) on a single charge, will be able to estimate the emotions and alertness of drivers by reading their expressions, actions and tone of voice.

Author: 0 Chrome for Windows Can Now Recover from Software Infections

Ideally the new changes will imply that Google Chrome clients on Windows will have the capacity to appreciate somewhat more genuine feelings of serenity going ahead. It's important to note that this app is created to only get rid of software that affects the browsing experience. Chrome Cleanup engine improvements .