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LG develops 88-inch 8K OLED display

LG develops 88-inch 8K OLED display Now, you definitely shouldn't feel upset if you just got yourself a new 4K TV during the holiday season, because it'll be quite some time before 8K TVs hit the market. This, if not the size alone, makes one wonder if the new TV is just to showcase the technological might of the company or if it is really meant for a commercial launch anytime soon. [Full Article...]

North Korea Sanctions-Violating Oil Tanker Bears Panama Flag

North Korea Sanctions-Violating Oil Tanker Bears Panama Flag The vessel, named KOTI , was seized at Pyeongtaek-Dangjin port, on the west coast south of Incheon, an official told Reuters on condition of anonymity due to the sensitivity of the information. It is unclear when exactly KOTI was seized, but customs officials decided on December 21 to deny the ship permission to leave the port, a local maritime official told South Korean news agency Yonhap. [Full Article...]

Vikings offensive line in flux heading into final week of season

Vikings offensive line in flux heading into final week of season Vikings coach Mike Zimmer said the significance is in the team's play heading into the postseason, which is strong after the Vikings forced its first shutout since 1993 last weekend in Green Bay. "Before you know it", Callahan said,", "I'm already approaching the end zone wth one blocker guiding me throughout". Keenum said 13-3 had "a nice ring to it". [Full Article...]

Winter storm to impact U.S. 12 travel, eastern portion of Idaho County

Winter storm to impact U.S. 12 travel, eastern portion of Idaho County Highs remain between 10-15 degrees to start off the first couple days of 2018. The snow will also be light and fluffy so snow blowing onto the roads could also be a concern. The snowfall totals will be greater north of Interstate 70. By midnight most of the snow has moved east into Ohio. Higher elevations could see 1' - 4' feet of snow. [Full Article...]

Samsung Galaxy A8 (2018) announced with Infinity Display and dual-lens camera

Samsung Galaxy A8 (2018) announced with Infinity Display and dual-lens camera The devices are the first in Samsung's A series to support Gear VR . Samsung has launched 2018 forms of the Galaxy A8, a name it has utilized at least once some time recently, this time bringing a portion of the best Galaxy S8 and Galaxy Note 8 features together in a single gadget, yet in a surprising design. [Full Article...]

Papa John's Founder John Schnatter Exits as CEO

Papa John's Founder John Schnatter Exits as CEO No reason for Schnatter's changing role was given, but the company said he will be pursing "his personal passion for entrepreneurship, leadership development, and education", according to Bloomberg . The white supremacist website The Daily Stormer even posted an article asking whether Papa John's was the "official pizza of the alt right", forcing the company to say it does not want "hate groups... [Full Article...]

Facebook signs Universal Music licensing deal for music, video and more

All told, such licensing deals with the social media giant could generate roughly $1 billion for the music industry over the next two years, sources said. If later music-based social experiences are deemed indicative of a track's popularity, for example, then it's easy to imagine a scenario in which artists and labels start pushing for Facebook and related "experience" stats to be considered o... [Full Article...]

This Coming Thursday Is The Shortest Day Of The Year

This Coming Thursday Is The Shortest Day Of The Year The axis is the line through the planet that Earth spins around, connecting the north and south poles. During the winter solstice, the sun will be quite low on the sky, appearing to set right in the place where it would rise. It would make sense that the shortest day of the year would also be the coldest, but that's actually a bit of a misnomer. While the shortest day can be kind of a bumm... [Full Article...]

PlayerUnknown's Battlegrounds Hits 1 Million Players On Xbox One, Another Milestone Reached

PlayerUnknown's Battlegrounds Hits 1 Million Players On Xbox One, Another Milestone Reached In what they're calling a "first pass", this first patch should improve performance in the game for Xbox One players. How do you enter? It seems Microsoft is also fully committed to making the 100-player title one of its main sales drivers a PUBG Xbox One X offer. [Full Article...]

This Chinese startup's electric SUV is a lot cheaper than Tesla's

This Chinese startup's electric SUV is a lot cheaper than Tesla's The ES8 uses NOMI, an AI system that controls several functions in the vehicle, including taking photos and climate control. It can accelerate up to 62 miles per hour in 4.4 seconds and customers can place orders through an app. NIO President Lihong Qin told CNN his company plans to "target the middle class in the big cities in China", predicting that market will double in size in the next four to... [Full Article...]

Samsung's Galaxy S9 range gets a mega-leak

Samsung's Galaxy S9 range gets a mega-leak Samsung has reported that the company has no plans on launching the Galaxy S9 phones earlier as the current Galaxy devices such as Galaxy S8 and Galaxy S8 smartphones are doing really well in the market and making new benchmarks in various locations around the world. [Full Article...]

Crytek Sues Star Citizen Developer Over Copyright Infringement

Crytek Sues Star Citizen Developer Over Copyright Infringement It claims that the Chris Roberts helmed company breached contract when it changed game engines from CryEngine to Amazon's Lumberyard and claimed it illegally shared information about its engine with Amazon's developers. "We are aware of the Crytek complaint having been filed in the US District Court", CIG say in their statement. As we reported in 2016, CIG and RSI began selling two distinct gam... [Full Article...]

Disney to buy Fox film, TV businesses for $52 billion

Disney to buy Fox film, TV businesses for $52 billion The sports networks include the YES Network in New York, Prime Ticket and Fox Sports West in Los Angeles, and networks that carry 44 professional teams in Major League Baseball, the National Basketball Association and the NHL. And he hinted at a future role in the combined entity for 21st Century Fox CEO James Murdoch. The deal also gives it a controlling interest in Hulu , another popular st... [Full Article...]

IMac Pro details and release date come into focus

IMac Pro details and release date come into focus There hasn't been a proper, balls to the wall Mac since 2013, which hasn't aged well due to its lack of upgrade options. Surprise! Along with the already announced 18-core iMac Pro , a 14-core model will be available, too. Most notably, Caleb Sasser was given a few days to play around with Apple's upcoming iMac Pro and took to Twitter to relay a brand new T2 chip. [Full Article...]

Nintendo Switch Sells 10M Units in Nine Months

Nintendo Switch Sells 10M Units in Nine Months Earlier this year Nintendo predicted that they would sell 10 million Nintendo Switch consoles by the end of this year, and this morning they announced they've already hit that milestone. The concept makes it easy to "switch" from playing the game on the couch to taking it on the go. It's a home game console! Games like Rocket League , Golf Story , Shovel Knight , and Stardew Valley have f... [Full Article...]

Google re-enables touch controls for audio playback on the Home Mini

Google re-enables touch controls for audio playback on the Home Mini Google is rolling out a new feature which will allow you to operate the speaker for playing and pausing the device whatever you're listening to. The touch functionality, though not vital for the device , is a welcomed ability becaues it eliminates the need to speak. [Full Article...]

Amazon Music Unlimited arrives in 28 countries

Amazon Music Unlimited arrives in 28 countries The new BBC voice service adds to BBC content already available via smart speakers, including the primary news briefing on Amazon Alexa and the Google Assistant. The voice-activation will allow the user to operate them by saying, "Alexa, set an alarm for to time to song ". Since first launching in the USA in October of 2016, Amazon Music Unlimited has expanded to the UK, Germany, Austria, ... [Full Article...]

Nasa Planet Announcement: Kepler Discovery Changes Everything

Nasa Planet Announcement: Kepler Discovery Changes Everything The crew at the Kepler Space Telescope has been hunting for alien life since 2009, and now they have discovered something spell bounding. Thanks to its discoveries, scientists now believe there to be at least one planet orbiting every star in the sky. [Full Article...]

Google Maps will soon give you real-time notifications in transit mode

Google Maps will soon give you real-time notifications in transit mode At this moment in time, the update hasn't been rolled out officially, but TechCrunch believes that Google will push the update live soon and that the firm is testing it with select users. But thanks to Google Maps stressful bus journeys and looking out of the window with a panicked expression feeling like you've missed your stop will be a thing of the past. [Full Article...]

Chrome Apps to die everywhere but Chrome OS

Chrome Apps to die everywhere but Chrome OS Google Product Manager Matt Blumberg presented enterprise users with a preview of the security updates that will come to Chrome throughout 2018. The major difference between chrome web apps and PWAs are the Progressive web apps are cross-platform and cross-browser, while the Chrome apps are limited to Google's browser . [Full Article...]


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