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Technology Elon Musk Teases Images of SpaceX 'Moon Base Alpha' and
Author: 0 Elon Musk Teases Images of SpaceX 'Moon Base Alpha' and

Both the new rocket and spaceship are now theoretical, though Musk did say that he hopes to begin construction on the rocket in the next six to nine months. He said it was "crazy" that sophisticated rockets were being built and then crashed rather than designed for re-use. Its interplanetary vehicle will be just 48 metres long and will feature 40 cabins, each capable of carrying three people.

Technology Amazon's Echo Plus features a built-in smart home hub for $149
Author: 0 Amazon's Echo Plus features a built-in smart home hub for $149

Pre-orders for the Echo , Echo Plus , Echo Spot and Echo Connect will begin today from Amazon, and those products will be released in December. Instead of using apps, simply saying " Alexa , discover devices" will automatically allow the Echo Plus to control smart locks, smart light bulbs and other smart home accessories.

Technology Amazon Unveils New Echo, Echo Plus, and Echo Spot: What's the Difference?
Author: 0 Amazon Unveils New Echo, Echo Plus, and Echo Spot: What's the Difference?

The round-shaped device will be hitting the shelves in December this year in the U.S. at $130 (roughly Rs 8,500). Users can also stream through Amazon music, Spotify , Pandora and more . Amazon has updated their streaming device known by the name Fire TV . The Amazon Echo Plus is identical to its smaller sibling - Echo 2nd generation.

Technology Ric Flair Says 10000 Women Have Rode Space Mountain
Author: 0 Ric Flair Says 10000 Women Have Rode Space Mountain

I wanted to be the new woman's champ - that is all I was thinking. It's very hard to get numbers like that. Who's going to verify? The documentary has yet to air, but Naitch still feels bad about what he said, not because it isn't true, but because he's anxious what his grandkids will think when they realize that not all of those 10,000 women are their grandma.

Technology GoPro Fusion 360 Camera Price Confirmed, Launches This November
Author: 0 GoPro Fusion 360 Camera Price Confirmed, Launches This November

The biggest news out of today's event was the confirmation and release date of GoPro's virtual reality/360-degree camera dubbed the Fusion . "It's never been easier to live it, then share it... QUIKSTORIESQuikStories is an app feature that makes it easy to share short videos of your adventures. It also adds 5GHz Wi-Fi support, the first (or at least one of the first few) implementations of the faster 802.11ac wireless standard in a camera that I can think of.

Technology Three-seat McLaren BP23 'hyper-GT' first pictures
Author: 0 Three-seat McLaren BP23 'hyper-GT' first pictures

The novelty, which, the company says, will be "the fastest McLaren in history, will receive opening up doors, "the most ideal aerodynamics", full carbon design, landing formula 1+2 and a hybrid power plant with capacity more than 1000 horsepower".

Technology Apple working on fix for iPhone 8 'crackling' sound issue
Author: 0 Apple working on fix for iPhone 8 'crackling' sound issue

Apple has acknowledged the presence of the problem , but said that there are only a "small number" of iPhone 8 units that are affected by it. There are times when a usual phone call does not have the disruptive sound, and the crackling is not heard when the loudspeaker is used instead of the earpiece.

Technology AT&T and T-Mobile announce LG V30 launch date
Author: 0 AT&T and T-Mobile announce LG V30 launch date

AT&T and T-Mobile today announced that they're bringing the LG V30 to the USA starting October 5. Only the Silver version is available. In terms of retail pricing, the two operators circle the same $800 mark, though technically, T-Mo charges 10 bucks less.

Technology ZTE's upcoming Axon Multy foldable smartphone smiles for the camera
Author: 0 ZTE's upcoming Axon Multy foldable smartphone smiles for the camera

Though spec details on the Axon M are light, Android Authority says that the Axon M features two 1080p screens that fold out into a single 6.8-inch display with a resolution of 1920×2160. The ZTE Axon M will come after all of these and rather fittingly; based on the information we have, it's likely the Axon M will be one of the coolest devices of the year, and could be the flawless way to close out 2017.

Technology Google is reportedly prepping a high-end Home 'Max'
Author: 0 Google is reportedly prepping a high-end Home 'Max'

The amped up model, said to be named Google Home "Max" , will include dual mid-range drivers and a single tweeter. Google is expected to announce some new devices next week on october 4 , including a smaller Google Home Mini . The sources also state that the device in question also appeared in a focus group organised by Google. The Google Home Max is positioned to rival Amazon's Echo ($US99) and Apple's HomePod ($US349).

Technology Toyota, Mazda team up on electric vehicles
Author: 0 Toyota, Mazda team up on electric vehicles

At the same time, declining battery costs are enabling more power to be packed into cars, making an electric vehicle future easier to imagine. Located in the United States, the $1.6-billion plant will create 4,000 jobs and is going to have a maximum annual production capacity of 300,000 cars.

Technology Aston Martin just showed off designs for a limited edition submarine
Author: 0 Aston Martin just showed off designs for a limited edition submarine

Say hello to the Aston Martin Project Neptune , a conceptual design exercise in collaboration with Triton Submarines, the leading name in personal submersibles for exploration and really, really rich people. Patrick Lahey, president of Triton Submarines, said: "We have always admired Aston Martin. From our first interaction, it was apparent that Triton and Aston Martin were natural partners and our complimentary values will be realised in this truly exciting project".

Technology Blizzard Battle.net Mobile App Now Available!
Author: 0 Blizzard Battle.net Mobile App Now Available!

This special app allows you to see games being played by others. As you might imagine, ARCam was built on Apple's ARKit introduced with iOS 11 and is available now for download at ARCam App Store . When your friends are unavailable, chat history and notifications keep the conversation going. You can see your entire friend's list and what everyone is playing - just like the Battle.net desktop application.

Technology SPYDER Movie Review: Entangled in its web of great expectations
Author: 0 SPYDER Movie Review: Entangled in its web of great expectations

SPYder fared the best in Hyderabad, which is Mahesh Babu's strong territory, however, Nizam and Ceded are far below the expectations. Since its launch, the film has been grabbing everyone's attention. The populist concept is ideal for the upcoming grand festival where Shiva ( Mahesh ) is a techie working in the Intelligence Bureau. The technicians and cinematographer are said to be the major contributors for the movie.

Technology Facebook's making it easier to find blood donors in India
Author: 0 Facebook's making it easier to find blood donors in India

Finding blood donors in our country is not easy, though the number of blood donors have improved significantly but still we are far away from the required number. Facebook says that donor information will be set to "only me" by default. This will be extended to other cities over the next few weeks. Following request or special post, Facebook will automatically notify nearby blood donors as well as spread the word.

Technology Google Pixel 2 Details Revealed: Portrait Mode, Stereo Speakers
Author: 0 Google Pixel 2 Details Revealed: Portrait Mode, Stereo Speakers

The cameras of the Pixel 2 XL will offer the same OIS and Google imaging chip as the Google Pixel 2's sensors, which will probably make them just as impressive as the cameras on last year's models. Artem Russakovskii experienced the Verizon Pixel 2 for a short time and he revealed that Google will be adding an Always Listening Music feature in the Pixel 2 devices.

Technology IOS 11 Update Is Causing Huge Battery Drain Problems
Author: 0 IOS 11 Update Is Causing Huge Battery Drain Problems

Brands that have an existing iOS app can simply integrate the Thinfilm SDK to create compelling user experiences initiated through NFC technology. This is partly due to Spotlight re-indexing and other behind the scenes shuffling. The users who have recently updated their phones on iOS 11 have complained that that the latest operating system is not the best when it comes to user-friendly battery timing.

Technology Twitter explains why Trump North Korea tweet wasn't removed
Author: 0 Twitter explains why Trump North Korea tweet wasn't removed

The US armed forces stand completely ready for the "military option" on the Korean Peninsula, US President Donald Trump said Tuesday at the White House's Rose Garden during a joint news conference with Spanish Prime Minister Mariano Rajoy, APA reports quoting Sputnik.

Technology Reported Layoffs at Deep Silver Volition Over Poor Agent of Mayhem Sales
Author: 0 Reported Layoffs at Deep Silver Volition Over Poor Agent of Mayhem Sales

The layoffs were, according to those same sources, parent company Deep Silver's response to unsatisfactory sales of Agents of Mayhem . Apparently Deep Silver was unhappy with the sales for the title. Agents of Mayhem and Saints Row studio Volition has reportedly laid off over 30 employees out of the 200 now employed at the studio. Ten years later, the city of Champaign gave Volition up to $200,000 in incentives to stay in downtown Champaign.