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Technology JLR to cut production at Halewood plant amid Brexit uncertainty
Author: 0 JLR to cut production at Halewood plant amid Brexit uncertainty

Industry figures have shown that total United Kingdom vehicle production fell 2% in 2017 while new auto sales in the domestic market were nearly 6% lower. "These changes have been communicated to our workforce", the company said. The Range Rover Evoque has been made at Halewood since 2011 and Discovery Sport since 2014.

Technology RollerCoaster Tycoon is coming to Nintendo Switch (with your help)
Author: 0 RollerCoaster Tycoon is coming to Nintendo Switch (with your help)

By choosing StartEngine as the means to crowdfund, this will allow investors to earn dividends on the game's profits and to receive perks. It's not cheap to secure a seat on the ride, however, with a minimum $250 dollar investment. The Rollercoaster Tycoon title is something of a classic as far as games are concerned, especially back in the day where sim-based games were at its peak (i.e.

Technology Rare aware of Sea of Thieves
Author: 0 Rare aware of Sea of Thieves "too early" closed beta issue

As soon as there is an update, we will let you know what the resolution or fix is. As we said, we haven't confirmed this ourselves yet, so proceed with caution and make sure, if you still want to go back to your digital pre-order after the beta, that you won't lose any deposits if you cancel again.

Technology Now even Ubisoft is making a digital assistant - Meet Sam
Author: 0 Now even Ubisoft is making a digital assistant - Meet Sam

Available from today within the Ubisoft Club app, Sam is on hand to answer questions and try to dynamically interact with your gaming. With Sam, spend more time playing and less time searching! If you're wanting to try Sam out for yourself, you might have to wait a bit - the digital assistant is now in beta in Canada.

Technology Overwatch Update 2.29 Is Out Now, Get The Patch Notes Here
Author: 0 Overwatch Update 2.29 Is Out Now, Get The Patch Notes Here

As part of the celebration, Muselk, Oasis, Crayator, and BazzaGazza, some of the top Overwatch personalities, livestreamed gameplay at Luna Park Sydney. Elsewhere, Overwatch's loot boxes have been kitted out with over 100 new cosmetic items inspired by Blizzard World, Overwatch animated shorts, and more.

Technology 'That'll' Be the Day' Episode on THIS IS US Tonight!
Author: 0 'That'll' Be the Day' Episode on THIS IS US Tonight!

The owner warned that the knob was tricky, but it still worked. One of the fun things that we've learned this morning is that like Jacuzzi and Band-Aid, Crock-Pot is actually a brand term; technically, not all slow-cookers are Crock-Pots.

Technology Tag: Moto X4 6GB RAM
Author: 0 Tag: Moto X4 6GB RAM

Currently, the Moto X4 is available in two variants- one with 3GB of RAM and 32GB of internal storage for Rs 20,999, and the other variant with 4GB of RAM and 64GB of internal storage priced at Rs 22,999. On the camera front, the smartphone features two 12-megapixel dual pixel sensors with f/2.0 aperture in a dual-camera setup, and an 8-megapixel ultra-wide angle sensor with 120-degree field of view, f/2.2 aperture.

Technology Huawei P11 to be unveiled in April and not at MWC 2018
Author: 0 Huawei P11 to be unveiled in April and not at MWC 2018

First posted on Chinese microblogging site Weibo , the following video shows what appears to be a touch sensitivity test being performed on an unreleased Samsung Galaxy S9 . Samsung pushed-back the launch of the Galaxy S8 and S8 Plus previous year, missing its habitual MWC launch date, because of delays caused by the battery problems that struck the Galaxy Note 7.

Technology Ghost Recon: Wildlands to Add Loot Boxes
Author: 0 Ghost Recon: Wildlands to Add Loot Boxes

These can be redeemed through the Ubisoft Club. Ghost Recon: Wildlands will soon get Battle Crates , the game's version of randomised loot boxes. This crate distinction is a bit weird, though, seeing as Ubisoft confirmed that all cosmetic items can be used in both campaign/co-op as well as Ghost War.

Technology Here's How To Listen On Your Google Home
Author: 0 Here's How To Listen On Your Google Home

Google's moving into a market now dominated by Amazon's Audible service. The introduction of Audiobooks puts Google in a position to compete with its rival Amazon, whose Audible service offers audiobooks and other spoken-word media. Google Play is now officially selling audiobooks, and you can get some nice discounts. You can tell your Google Home to resume playing and know that it'll return to your Narcos marathon instead of your roommate's Mudbound session.

Technology The first phone with an under-glass fingerprint sensor officially announced
Author: 0 The first phone with an under-glass fingerprint sensor officially announced

The rest of its specifications and features are same as the regular Vivo X20 Plus phone . The new variant can be availed in single color option of black with gold aesthetics. The handset also comes with a microSD card slot which supports up to 128GB cards and the device has a fingerprint scanner built into the display . If you order the Vivo Plus UD X20 from China, its price will be around 35 000, which is approximately equal to the value of the top-end version of the flagship OnePlus ...

Author: 0 Loot boxes aren't going away, GDC survey says

It's a pretty interesting snapshot too, especially when the most current statistics are compared to the previous year's. But it could also be news that more Nintendo Switch games projects are in development for 2018 by quite a margin. Organizers polled almost 4,000 developers, who say they have a growing interest in Nintendo's newest console. Across all games, loot box or not, just under half of the developers surveyed said they were releasing a traditional, paid game, with 39% saying ...

Author: 0 Mark D. Papermaster Sells 20000 Shares of Advanced Micro Devices, Inc

John Burbank decreased its stake in Advanced Micro Devices Inc ( AMD ) by 75.51% based on its latest 2017Q3 regulatory filing with the SEC. The institutional investor held 223,278 shares of the technology company at the end of 2017Q3, valued at $2.85 million, up from 92,770 at the end of the previous reported quarter.

Technology Trump to sign safeguard measures against imported washers, solar cells
Author: 0 Trump to sign safeguard measures against imported washers, solar cells

South Korea's trade ministry said it will file a petition with the World Trade Organization over what it called a violation of WTO provisions. With the latest announcement, a twenty-percent tariff will be applied on imports of washing-machines under 1.2 million units, and a 50 percent tariff on imports exceeding the quota in the first year, with tariffs falling by 2 and 5 percent per year respectively for the following two years.

Technology Forecasting the NFL Pro Bowl as Patriots, Eagles Players Replaced
Author: 0 Forecasting the NFL Pro Bowl as Patriots, Eagles Players Replaced

Smith accounted for 61 tackles, 1.5 sacks, five interceptions, and 12 passes broken up during the 2017 season. Joseph replaces Fletcher Cox (Philadelphia Eagles), while Rudolph and Smith replace a pair of injured players in Jimmy Graham (Seattle Seahawks) and Landon Collins (New York Giants).

Technology Apple Releases macOS High Sierra 10.13.3 With Fix for Messages
Author: 0 Apple Releases macOS High Sierra 10.13.3 With Fix for Messages

Patching against the Meltdown and Spectre security vulnerabilities has turned out to be problematic for vendors. The update also fixes issues like a maliciously crafted audio file leading to arbitrary code execution and one where an application could run arbitrary code using kernel privileges.

Technology New MacBook to boost LCM orders for GIS
Author: 0 New MacBook to boost LCM orders for GIS

It appears Apple may have already started working on a new MacBook entry for this year. The machine packs a 1.8GHz Core i5-5350U processor, 8GB of RAM, and a 128GB SSD. Especially in countries like India where the higher-end MacBooks start at exorbitant prices (all thanks to the import duties and taxes), the MacBook Air has consistently remained a popular choice among customers looking for a new computer around the Rs 60,000 (~$950) range.

Technology The HomePod seems great, but Apple missed a much bigger opportunity
Author: 0 The HomePod seems great, but Apple missed a much bigger opportunity

Apple announced in a press release today that the HomePod will be released february 9. The Cupertino tech giant will start taking pre-orders on its website this Friday, Jan. The HomePod will eventually be able to play in a multiroom setup with other AirPlay 2-supports speakers, by the likes of Bose, Devialet, Naim and Bang & Olufsen.

Technology Google brings audiobooks to its Play store
Author: 0 Google brings audiobooks to its Play store

You'll be able to listen to the Google audiobooks (and pick up where you left off ) through Google Home smart speakers, Android and iOS phones, Chromecast, Android Wear devices, Android Auto in your vehicle or on a laptop. The company is marketing the new service with a sale on popular audiobook titles including " Ready Player One " by Ernest Cline, "Fantastic Beasts and Where to Find Them" by J.K.