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October 31, 2017 6:03 AM OnePlus 5T Press Render Leaked, Portrait Mode Teased

OnePlus is much rumoured to launch another smartphone this year, the OnePlus 5T, which is believed to be the flagship OnePlus 5's mid-cycle upgrade. The company has started teasing the handset on social media. Additionally, we might have been given the first glimpse of the OnePlus 5T in a leaked render. Prolific phone tipster Evan Blass has shared an image 98

October 31, 2017 4:04 AM Amazon Prime to be available at Rs 999 from tomorrow

Discounts and deals have been fizzling out with e-commerce sale festivals wrapping up post Diwali. Although some offers still continue to loom on these platforms, Amazon is pulling back its subsidized subscription pf Prime. Starting tomorrow, Prime access will be available at Rs 999 a year - up from Rs 499. The Seattle-based company has been offering 141

October 31, 2017 3:58 AM Amazon Teaches Alexa to Speak Hinglish. Apple's Siri Is Next

The US e-commerce company is beginning to ship Echo speakers in India this week, about a year after bringing them to foreign markets like the UK and Germany. In that time, teams of linguists, speech scientists, developers and engineers have given a decidedly local makeover to the Alexa virtual assistant that powers the speakers. This Alexa uses a blend 97

October 31, 2017 3:15 AM Apple could drop Qualcomm components in next year's iPhones, iPads: sources

(Reuters) - Apple Inc has designed iPhones and iPads that would drop chips supplied by Qualcomm Inc , according to two people familiar with the matter. The change would affect iPhones released in the fall of 2018, but Apple could still change course before then, these people said. They declined to be identified because they were not authorized to discuss 88

October 31, 2017 2:15 AM Amazon debuts Alexa Routines for customizable and scheduled tasks

Amazon’s Alexa is getting the ability to respond to custom phrases, schedule actions by smart home appliances, and give you a rundown of the weather, traffic, or news. Routines first began to roll out to Echo device users a few days ago, an Amazon spokesperson told VentureBeat. Customizable voice commands and routines can be made with the new Routines 119

October 30, 2017 11:47 PM Climate change fueling disasters, disease in ‘potentially irreversible’ ways, report warns

Climate change significantly imperils public health globally, according to a new report that chronicles the many hazards and symptoms already being seen. The authors describe its manifestations as “unequivocal and potentially irreversible.” Heat waves are striking more people, disease-carrying mosquitoes are spreading and weather disasters are becoming 88

October 30, 2017 8:35 PM ‘House of Cards’ canceled as fallout continues for Spacey

NEW YORK — The fallout facing Kevin Spacey widened Monday following an accusation that he allegedly made sexual advances on a teen boy, with Netflix pulling the plug on his hit show “House of Cards” and “deeply troubled” producers of the political thriller arriving on set to comfort cast mates. Executives from Netflix and the show’s producer, Media Rights 94

October 30, 2017 8:01 PM SpaceX Falcon 9 rocket launches South Korean satellite

Keeping up a blistering launch pace, SpaceX fired off another Falcon 9 rocket Monday, boosting a powerful South Korean communications satellite into orbit in the rocket-builder's third flight this month and its 16th so far this year. In an increasingly familiar sight, the rocket's first stage flew itself back to a pinpoint landing on the droneship "Of Course 115

October 30, 2017 6:04 PM Kevin Spacey’s House of Cards

It’s Monday, and that five-hour World Series game has me more emotionally drained than after I watched Toy Story 3. Hello from Los Angeles, where we’re telling our Kevin Spacey stories, worrying about how worried Jimmy Kimmel is, and welcoming Jordan Peele to Oscars season. As the Harvey Weinstein scandal expands, many in Hollywood have been inspired 102

October 30, 2017 5:12 PM The 10 biggest announcements from PlayStation’s Paris Games Week 2017 keynote

Sony kicked off the 2017 edition of Paris Games Week with a slew of new announcements for both PS4 and PlayStation VR games. For the most part, the reveals were focused on 2018 and beyond. Alongside trailers for big games like Spider-man and God of War, Sony showed a solid range of new titles, from the melancholic The Gardens Between to sequels for games 74