• Today's Xbox One update brings custom gamerpics, more to all

    Today's Xbox One update brings custom gamerpics, more to all

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    With the update, you can now upload an image from your Xbox , Windows 10, iOS, or Android device to use as your gamer pic. Using Mixer to co-stream will allow you and up to three other streamers to all fit on one screen. Having been in testing for several weeks, the latest Xbox One features are finally rolling out to the public today. Looking-for-Group requests are "getting more exposure" with the app update along with the ability to share them to the Activity Feed and Messages.
  • Hyundai i30 N full details

    Hyundai i30 N full details

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    Consisting of an 118bhp 1.0-litre three-cylinder and a 138bhp 1.4-litre four-cylinder, performance figures are yet to be confirmed for either, but expect them to be similar to those on a regular i30 hatchback. It all tapers towards a rear end featuring a small ducktail spoiler, separating a pair of new taillights. A driving modes selector lets you further tweak things by choosing between Eco, Normal, Sport, N and N Custom settings.
  • Ni no Kuni II: Revenant Kingdom delayed until 19th Jan, 2018!

    Ni no Kuni II: Revenant Kingdom delayed until 19th Jan, 2018!

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    Watch this video from the President of LEVEL-5 Inc. for details on the delay and more. Ni no Kuni II's new release date is January 19th, 2018 for PC and PS4. In terms of availability, Ni no Kuni 2: Revenant Kingdom, the upcoming game, will still be available for PlayStation 4 as well as PC users. "I misunderstood the interview question, thinking it was asking about online content in general and my answer referred to online announcement of in-game events".
  • Scientists encode moving pictures into DNA for first time

    Scientists encode moving pictures into DNA for first time

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    They first did this with a single image, of a human hand, and with the help of a bacteria's immune defences. When the scientists retrieved and reconstructed the images by sequencing the bacterial genomes, they got back the same images they put in with about 90 percent accuracy.
  • Google connects Home's voice commands to your uploaded music

    Google connects Home's voice commands to your uploaded music

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    However thanks to a recent server-side update (meaning that users won't need to do anything on their end), songs that you've uploaded and purchased through Play Music can now be played through the speaker as well. Subscription - Subscription on demand content will play before your purchased/uploaded content unless you ask to play it from your library using " Play X from my library .", " Play my X ", etc.
  • Four Poles detained during G20 unrest in Hamburg

    Four Poles detained during G20 unrest in Hamburg

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    A protester throws a bottle at riot police in Hamburg last week. The protests continue against the backdrop of the G20 summit , which is hosted by German Chancellor Angela Merkel and attended by 20 world leaders, including Donald Trump and Vladimir Putin.
  • Google acquires two month-old AI startup Halli Labs

    Google acquires two month-old AI startup Halli Labs

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    Halli Labs confirmed the acquisition in a blog post , saying that it was "thrilled" to be joining the teams at Google. Some other significant takeovers from Google, which is laying its focus increasingly on Artificial Intelligence and Machine learning , include deep learning and neural networks start-up DNNresearch in 2013, United Kingdom firm DeepMind Technologies in 2014, data science host and machine learning platform Kaggle among others.
  • Uber and Yandex unite business taxi

    Uber and Yandex unite business taxi

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    Earlier this week, Uber said it will be improving an offer to drivers and would welcome greater legal clarity about different types of employment in Britain, in response to a government review into the gig economy published on Tuesday. Once the transaction is complete, which the duo expect to happen in Q4, riders will be able to use both Yandex and Uber apps, but the driver apps will be integrated, "leading to shorter passenger wait times, increased driver utilization rates, and higher service ...
  • Chelsea agree £39.8m deal for Bakayoko; Matic to United?

    Chelsea agree £39.8m deal for Bakayoko; Matic to United?

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    The United chief wants a new holding player and is targeting Matic along with Tottenham's Eric Dier and Radja Nainggolan of Roma . Chelsea are close to securing the services of Monaco midfielder Tiemoue Bakayoko for a fee of between £35m and £40m with a medical expected this week.