• Xbox Adaptive Controller unveiled with a host of input options

    Xbox Adaptive Controller unveiled with a host of input options

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    We wanted to solve all those problems; we created the Xbox adaptive controller to be accessible and affordable'. Microsoft has extended an invitation to this audience with their upcoming Xbox Adaptive Controller. Microsoft worked with partners such as AbleGamers Charity, The Cerebral Palsy Foundation , Craig Hospital , SpecialEffect and Warfighter Engaged throughout development.
  • Sick of Alexa's voice? Amazon now allows skills to use different voices

    Sick of Alexa's voice? Amazon now allows skills to use different voices

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    It's all part of Amazon Polly , which was created for Alexa developers back in 2017. Take this survey to apply to participate in the developer preview, where you can help us refine the feature. Polly's voices are far from flawless, of course, but as they see more use, that could change. Below are two videos demonstrating a voice squatting attack on an Amazon Alexa and Google Home device.
  • Ford to resume F-150, Super Duty production

    Ford to resume F-150, Super Duty production

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    The May 2 explosion and fire at the Chinese-owned Meridian Magnesium Products plant in Eaton Rapids, Mich., disrupted output for Ford and several other automakers, including General Motors Co., Fiat Chrysler Automobiles NV and Daimler AG's Mercedes-Benz.
  • OnePlus 6: All we know so far about the upcoming flagship

    OnePlus 6: All we know so far about the upcoming flagship

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    OnePlus is scheduled to launch the much-awaited OnePlus 6 at a launch event to be held in London at 9.30 PM IST. The device will be powered by a Qualcomm Snapdragon 845 Soc coupled with 6GB or 8GB of RAM. On the front, it is expected to get a 16-megapixel selfie camera. The smartphone is expected to be backed by a 3300mAh battery with support for Dash Charge technology.
  • Meet Surface Hub 2

    Meet Surface Hub 2

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    The new interface of Microsoft , Surface Hub 2 is the next-generation tool for a collaborative workspace. The one on the Surface Hub 2 takes some cues from those on Surface Studio and Surface Book, said Seiler, but is still unique, as it is designed for " dynamic rotation ".
  • Fortnite 4.2 Delayed: Fortnite Downtime Rescheduled by Epic Games

    Fortnite 4.2 Delayed: Fortnite Downtime Rescheduled by Epic Games

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    However, Epic Games delayed the release of the patch after discovering an "issue" with the update. Unfortunately, the specific cause of the delay is unknown, however, until it's released, while all of this week's challenges may be live right now, some of them will not be obtainable until further notice.
  • New Stalker Title Announced by Origin

    New Stalker Title Announced by Origin

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    The nuclear accident and another odd event some years later have caused a number of terrifying mutants and unusual phenomena to spring up in the zone. S.T.A.L.K.E.R. 2 has had a tumultuous development cycle, previously being announced and then later cancelled in 2011 . Do you think S.T.A.L.K.E.R.
  • New group chat features arrive on WhatsApp starting today

    New group chat features arrive on WhatsApp starting today

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    One new feature allows for a description of the group to be posted. Another new tool allows administrators to choose whether or not to restrict changes to the subject, icon, and description. You can now check on messages where you've been mentioned and reply directly. And, these features will offer an improved user experience. If you don't see them yet, make sure you are using the latest version of WhatsApp .
  • Kia to introduce 48v hybrid tech to diesel engines

    Kia to introduce 48v hybrid tech to diesel engines

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    Its introduction is part of Kia's 2025 Electrification Strategy, under which the company intends to have launched 16 "advanced powertrain " vehicles by 2025, five each of which will be hybrids, plug-in hybrids and pure battery-electric vehicles.
  • HTC Exodus is a blockchain smartphone, coming soon

    HTC Exodus is a blockchain smartphone, coming soon

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    It also features "The Switzerland of Protocols", a "Universal" wallet, "Dapps" ( decentralized apps, for non-crypto normies), and all sorts of other nebulously defined features ostensibly meant to enhance security. Exodus is expected in October. HTC is making a blockchain-powered phone. As the company's " Decentralized Chief Officer", Chen notes users will own their "ID and data" right on the phone, instead of the cloud.
  • Royal wedding: Thomas Markle 'returning to hospital after suffering more chest pains'

    Royal wedding: Thomas Markle 'returning to hospital after suffering more chest pains'

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    It was the subject of fevered speculation among royal watchers on Monday night after Prince Harry and Meghan Markle asked for "understanding" amid claims that Thomas Markle , Meghan's father, won't be attending the royal wedding . In fact, he won't be going to the wedding at all, telling TMZ him that he recently suffered a heart attack. "They rented the house next to him in Mexico, four or five of them, he can't open his blinds, he can't go anywhere without being followed", she said.
  • Honor Launches Honor 10 in the UAE

    Honor Launches Honor 10 in the UAE

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    The Honor 10 will be available in two variants. The smartphone is expected to be priced at $249 (approximately Rs 16,200). We say major, as it is an offshoot of the third-largest cell phone maker globally, Huawei , and has been having moderate success with its Honor line in the USA, especially the budget 7X offering lately.
  • Apple CEO Tim Cook advised students to 'be fearless' like Steve Jobs

    Apple CEO Tim Cook advised students to 'be fearless' like Steve Jobs

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    Facebook came under fire earlier this year after it disclosed that it had harvested personal data of up to 87 million users through a political data analytics firm called Cambridge Analytica . We fail to guarantee the every student the right to a good education. Cook said his friend and mentor, Steve Jobs , showed him to never accept things as they are, but to dare to achieve something greater.
  • Google is rolling out 'voice remote' in YouTube TV

    Google is rolling out 'voice remote' in YouTube TV

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    Some users have been noting over the past day or so that a pop-up in their YouTube TV app is notifying them of the arrival of a new voice remote feature (via Android Police ). With it you can issue commands such as "go back to my last channel", or call out a particular channel you'd like to watch. We never saw the feature appear in the app, but we've been tipped that it has finally started rolling out.