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Technology '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.

Technology 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".

Technology Former Google employees gender discrimination lawsuit
Author: 0 Former Google employees gender discrimination lawsuit

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.

Technology 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 ...

Technology 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.

Technology 'FIFA 18' demo version now available for download
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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.

Technology 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.

Technology 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.

Technology 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 ...

Technology 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.

Technology 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.

Technology 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.

Technology 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.

Technology 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.

Technology All-new Dacia Duster rolls into SUV town
Author: 0 All-new Dacia Duster rolls into SUV town

Dacia Duster is sold under the Renault brand in India. The crease lines of the bonnet, meanwhile, are also much more pronounced than before. The new Duster model will be launched at the Frankfurt Motor Show on September 12, Renault said in a statement.

Technology New concept previews Mini electric vehicle coming in 2019
Author: 0 New concept previews Mini electric vehicle coming in 2019

As a finishing touch, at the rear the tail lamp design has been inspired by the Union Jack flag. The concept is called the Urban EV, and right now all we have is this teaser which likely shows an exterior charge status indicator or possibly the car's instrument cluster.

Technology Galaxy J7 (2016) tipped to get Google mobile OS v7.0 soon
Author: 0 Galaxy J7 (2016) tipped to get Google mobile OS v7.0 soon

According to the previous listings, Galaxy Tab A 8.0 2017 now known as Galaxy Tab A2 S is rumored to be a budget friendly tablet, which will feature the 8.0-inch display with a resolution of 1200 x 800 pixels. Makers may include Android version 7.1.1 Nougat operating system in this smartphone. The phone may come with a 32GB of internal storage, which can be further expanded up to 256GB via a microSD card.