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Poll Marking Trump's First 200 Days: Low Approval Ratings and Mistrust


The poll also asked contributors about whether they think the White House tells the truth. CNN' numbers are corroborated by Quinnipiac , who recently had a poll indicating that Trump's approval numbers are actually down to 33%. Trump's overall disapproval stands at 56%, and support from his biggest bases has been plummeting. Among whites without a college degree, just 50% see Trump as an effective manager. Read More »

Mozilla's latest browser release will support WebVR


Coming just a short while after the June speed boost, Firefox will become the third internet browser to offer full VR support. WebVR has been trailed as in production by Mozilla for several years now, and in the meantime, both Chrome (at least on Android) and Edge (in Dev mode ) have beaten Firefox to the punch in terms of VR on the web. Read More »

Intel 18-core Core i9-7980XE launches September 25 for $2000


The chip giant's specs cover 12- to 18-core processors including the Core i9-7920X, Intel Core i9-7940X, Intel Core i9-7960X and the Extreme Edition Intel Core i9-7980XE. The important factor here is that, even with all 18 cores loaded, the i9-7980XE will hit 3.4GHz, and at 16-core loads the 7980XE and 7960X can do 3.5/3.6GHz, respectively. Read More »

Leave affirmative action policies alone


Justice Department spokeswoman Sarah Isgur Flores said on Wednesday, the department wants to investigate the "administrative complaint filed by a coalition of 64 Asian-American associations in May 2015 that the prior administration left unresolved", IANS reported , adding that Flores said, "The complaint alleges racial discrimination against Asian-Americans in a university's admission policy and practices". Read More »

Destiny 2 Partners With Rockstar Energy And…. Pop-Tarts?


Activision no doubt knows many of its players are already drinking Rockstar and eating Pop-Tarts so the tie up makes good sense. You'll also get a chance to win a prize in Rockstar's daily and weekly lotteries, with the grand prize being Destiny 2-themed motorcycles. Read More »

Spotify Will Bring Streaming Music to Xbox One

As is the case on Windows 10 , the Xbox One is a getting a more modern UX courtesy of the Fluent Design System. The first button sends users straight to their game library, but the next few are recently-played games or apps - a nice addition, if available elsewhere, that keeps you from having to dig around for your last-loaded title. Read More »

AM2R Developer Working on Ori Sequel


A few months later, Guasti gets hired by Moon Studios to work on one of the most anticipated platformers, Ori and the Will of the Wisps . The other special occasions the tweet was referring to were the 1st anniversary of AM2R and 31st anniversary of Metroid yesterday. Read More »

Pokemon GO: How to Defeat and Catch Zapdos


Zapdos will be available to battle and capture as a Raid Boss until August 14. So, Zapdos is up next. Zapados' weaknesses are ice and rock. For particularly squirmy Pokemon , some players swear by starting with a Nanab Berry for its lasting calming effect on the legendary Pokemon , then using Golden Berries for subsequent catch attempts. Read More »

OnePlus 5 Now Comes in Gold for $479


Sales for the Soft Gold OnePlus 5 are live now for $479 (shipping out immediately), and the phone should also be available soon in India. The Soft Gold version of the OnePlus features 6GB and 64GB storage. For selfies, this phone is equipped with 16MP front-facing camera with Sony IMX371 sensor and f/2.0 aperture. It's a subtle gold that's quite attractive, and has a soft finish that matches its name well. Read More »

IPhone 8's new feature leaked, may record 4K videos at 60fps


Constantly picking up a phone is a distraction many users have to deal with, but the ability to fire up the phone by simply looking at it, before completing tasks via Siri, is hugely appealing. The iOS developer said he discovered the code as part of a batch of code that refers to something new dubbed "BiometricKit". The vector resembles the simple render Apple uses to represent devices within the sidebar on macOS Finder windows. Read More »

YouTube adds in-app direct messaging and sharing features


Regardless of whether you invite someone through SMS or in the app itself, once the invite is accepted you can freely share videos back and forth. "Like chats around the water cooler, shouldn't sharing a video be as easy as saying, 'Have you heard this new song, '" wrote YouTube product manager Benoît de Boursetty in a blog post . Read More »

Kylie Jenner feels like an 'outcast'


The show presents her accompanying a fan named Albert to prom because she never got the chance to go and she really wanted to. When it comes to people thinking she has the ideal life, Kylie says, "I$3 laugh". I mean really, considering the crap that she has to put up with, this girl deserves a gold medal or at least her own reality TV show courtesy of Kris Jenner. Read More »

Horizon Zero Dawn's The Frozen Wilds DLC Gets Release Date


You can read the blog post that announced the news right here. You can look forward to playing The Frozen Wilds on November 7th and it will retail for $20. Though we don't know the exact story behind The Frozen Wilds , there will be a brand new area, new missions, side-quests and much more. If you pre-order the DLC, you'll receive an exclusive avatar. Read More »

Moto X4 leaked image shows rear dual camera setup in detail

The new phone will have curved back with super slim edge and bump in the middle, perfectly created to offer ideal grip to the hand. Now Evan Blass has posted the image on the Twitter. Similar to their other smartphones, such as Moto Z2 Force or Moto G5S, the Moto X4 might use a sensor for color while the other would be a monochrome sensor. Read More »

Samsung Announced Rugged Galaxy S8 Active with Shatter Resistant Screen


In the process however, the Galaxy S8 Active ditches the Galaxy S8's trademark Infinity edge-to-edge curves for ruggedness only Samsung's Active phones can vouch for. That said, the screen's shatter-resistant so it should be able to withstand some serious drops just like Motorola's Moto Z2 Force. It is powered by a 64-bit Octa-core Qualcomm Snapdragon 835 Processor with 4GB of RAM. Read More »

Blu resumes sale of Android phones via Amazon


They also demonstrated how the spyware was discretely collecting data such as call logs, text messages, identification data, and even location details from cell tower IDs and sending it to remote servers in China. "After a false alarm, BLU devices are now back up for sale on Amazon". Regardless of the original allegations, there's certainly more to the story , as BLU claims to have disabled the offending features in its phones. Read More »

CNN analyst reports Dana Loesch to the feds — Twitter feud escalates


In response to claims that the ad was a call to arms and a threat against the safety of Times reporters, Ms Loesch said anyone who interpreted the video that way was projecting " their violent fantasies on to others ". The New York Times is not the first media company to find itself the target of Ms Loesch's ire. And Loesch was outraged she had been misinterpreted. Read More »

IOS developer hints possibility of 4K Apple TV


Rumor has it that a 4K Apple TV is in the works along with hints 4K HDR videos for iTunes. According to The Apple Post, the code in the firmware showed off a handset with 4K video support at 60 frames per second (FPS). Apple has inadvertently revealed the most authentic look yet of the next iPhone, and how the new handset will feature a screen which stretches across its entire front, removing the iconic home button. Read More »

Tesla Model X is Now Cheaper by Some Thousands


So how does it fare compared to the other leading electric vehicles like the Model S and Chevy Bolt? The special "Signature" color of the Model S and Model X has also been spotted on a Model 3 release candidate a few months ago , which launched speculation that it could be the "something special", but it wasn't made available in the first production models for employees. Read More »

Prosecution demands 12 years in prison for Samsung's Lee


He has been in prison since February over the scandal, but denies any wrongdoing. The prosecution has said Samsung's intent in paying up for two funds backed by Park, and sponsoring the equestrian career of the daughter of a confidante at the center of the scandal, was to get government support for efforts to cement Lee's control of the smartphones-to-biopharmaceuticals empire. Read More »

Final Android O developer preview arrives, here's how to prepare your apps

So the only users downloading Android O will be the proud owners of Google's Pixel, Pixel XL , Pixel C , Nexus 6P, Nexus 5X and Nexus Player devices. Open your Settings app and go to "Apps & notifications" App info tap the Menu icon (three dot icon), tap " Show system " App notifications toggle the " display over other apps " notification off . Read More »

WhatsApp is tests colorful text status updates


The update is available for limited users now and could be rolled publicly later. So, the beta users will get their hands on the feature before it is officilally rolled out to the public. Users can click on the icon to upload coloured text status . After you are done tying your text, you tap the green send button to post it as your status . Read More »