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Monstrous new Overwatch Halloween skins leaked

Monstrous new Overwatch Halloween skins leaked

The Leaks aren't the highest quality, but you're still able to get an accurate representation of what the skins will be. The return of last year's brawl mode has not been confirmed yet, however a picture of Dr. The Overwatch Halloween Terror event first premiered in Overwatch back in October 2016, launching worldwide for the game on October 16. Overwatch Halloween Terror 2017's new skins appear to have leaked out through online ads and other means, and have since been collected by the ...



Older Apple Inc. (AAPL) iPhones Not Hobbled By iOS Updates

Apple might not be purposely hindering older iPhones to force users to upgrade, but it appears that optimizing each new version of iOS to work with these devices isn't the company's highest priority. "The graphs for CPU performance show a very slight drop in performance over time - possibly due to minor iOS updates or other factors - but a user would be unlikely to notice this small difference in everyday use", said Futuremark .


GM buys LiDAR startup Strobe to accelerate driverless auto effort

GM buys LiDAR startup Strobe to accelerate driverless auto effort

The acquisition gives GM exclusive access - and brings GM one step closer to mass-producing self-driving cars. GM and its US rival Ford Motor Co have both publicly stated that they aim to have fully self-driving cars on sale by 2021. An early prototype of Signal's lidar system, shown with a marker for scale. "I don't think so". Here's a key bit of background: There are quite a few small companies "working on" lidar systems for self-driving cars, but right now, most self-driving test efforts ...



SNES Classic Edition hack opens the door to more games

Games have to be converted to a special format to be able to run on the system, and presently, about 75% of the games converted using the software are running smoothly, notes Neowin. Apart from the SNES Classic Mini, the hakchi2 supports miniature NES, Famicom, and Super Famicom. Unlike other consoles, which can be patched via security update, the SNES Classic Edition is a closed box, i.e.


Honor 7X spotted on GeekBench with 4GB RAM and Android Nougat

Honor 7X spotted on GeekBench with 4GB RAM and Android Nougat

After Huawei confirmed that the Honor 7X will launch on 11 October, the phone has allegedly been spotted on Geekbench with the model number Huawei BND-AL10. On the front there is just one 8MP single camera lens. Like the Honor 9i, the 7X is a smartphone with smaller bezels at the top and bottom. Talking about battery , the phone is tipped to be powered by a 4,000 mAh battery .


Facebook, Google now plans to help reconnect Puerto Rico

Facebook, Google now plans to help reconnect Puerto Rico

In the wake of the deadly storm, Facebook CEO Mark Zuckerberg pledged to send a "connectivity team" to help restore communications on the island. On Friday, William Vogel, federal coordinating officer of FEMA Region II, said 41 percent of St.