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IT AMD releases its biggest Radeon driver update of the year
Author: 0 AMD releases its biggest Radeon driver update of the year

Now supports bitrates up to 100Mbps for recording or capturing . There is also a camera transparency option for streamers. Optimisations have been applied to boost performance too, particularly for cards with a 4GB frame buffer, with AMD's own figures pointing to an overhead reduction of up to a third.

IT Here are the free games hitting PlayStation Plus in August
Author: 0 Here are the free games hitting PlayStation Plus in August

It's a marvellous distillation of everything that was good about Black Flag , and is easily digestible if you're looking for something to keep your blades sharp until Assassin's Creed Origins arrives in October. Members get access to online multiplayer on PS4 along with free games and exclusive discounts at the PlayStation Store . The game can be played among up to five family or friends using a smartphone or tablet via the free companion app and included tons of questions, texting games ...

IT Eli Lilly and Co (NYSE:LLY), Cypress Semiconductor Corporation (NASDAQ:CY)
Author: 0 Eli Lilly and Co (NYSE:LLY), Cypress Semiconductor Corporation (NASDAQ:CY)

Large investors have recently bought and sold shares of the company. KeyCorp began coverage on shares of Cypress Semiconductor Corporation in a research note on Wednesday, March 29th. Shareholders of record on Thursday, June 29th were issued a $0.11 dividend. The dividend was $0.110 per share for the quarter which is $0.44 annualized.

IT Voice Actor Resume Says He Worked On GTA 6
Author: 0 Voice Actor Resume Says He Worked On GTA 6

Furthermore, it is also in the wind that Rockstar Games might return to Vice City with the untitled iteration. It appears Rockstar is now developing Grand Theft Auto 6 as some new evidence has emerged of motion capture work being done to the game already.

IT New TSA screening procedures in place at major airports, including Sky Harbor
Author: 0 New TSA screening procedures in place at major airports, including Sky Harbor

The agency first "successfully" piloted the policy on domestic flights in 10 airports, and will now begin expanding the measures during the months ahead. TSA is encouraging travelers to organize their carry-on bags and keep them free of clutter to speed up the process. They say there are no changes to what, and how much, travelers can bring through the checkpoint, such as food and liquid items that comply with the 3-1-1 liquids rule, electronics and books.

IT Facebook TV shows are likely to debut in August
Author: 0 Facebook TV shows are likely to debut in August

The social network has allegedly commissioned two types of content - short-form, cheap "spotlight shows", as well as higher-end TV-style shows with running times close to what you'd expect from cable TV productions. There will be 20- to 30-minute shows owned exclusively by Facebook . The company is funding a set of original programmes, expected to be displayed outside of a user's news feed in a new video section that's meant to give the company a greater cut of the US$70bil television ...

IT 2 billion people use Facebook every month
Author: 0 2 billion people use Facebook every month

Facebook saw its income increase by 70 percent in the second quarter of the year, the social media giant announced in a statement Wednesday. Revenues jumped to $9.3bn during the period, representing 45% more than the corresponding quarter in 2016.

IT Wolfenstein 2: The New Colossus 'Freedom Chronicles' Season Pass Revealed
Author: 0 Wolfenstein 2: The New Colossus 'Freedom Chronicles' Season Pass Revealed

The protagonist BJ Blazkowicz joins forces with a resistance group in an attempt to take down the Nazi regime and make a "second American Revolution". Blast your way through Nazis using unique abilities and an arsenal of guns in this opening DLC mission. Episode Zero is also a pre-order bonus. Everything you love about previous Wolfenstein games is back.

IT Dating App Launches for Verified Twitter Users
Author: 0 Dating App Launches for Verified Twitter Users

As Mashable points out , the app has been in existence since 2013, but only recently relaunched itself with this new feature. The catch is you also have to be considered a celebrity to get a spot on the dating app. The Loveflutter app claims that it is the safest dating app in the world. "It's why we have tapped into a ready-made community of like-minded singles".

IT YouTube Ted, Google Play Music To Merge, Says Music Head Lyor Cohen
Author: 0 YouTube Ted, Google Play Music To Merge, Says Music Head Lyor Cohen

And existing Google Play Music subscribers also receive a free YouTube Red membership. This was confirmed by the head of YouTube music , Lyor Cohen, during a New Music Seminar conference in NY, stating that the tech giant needed to merge the two platforms in order to help educate consumers as well as add more subscribers to the less popular YouTube Red .

IT Over a million Americans quit Twitter in just three months
Author: 0 Over a million Americans quit Twitter in just three months

In fact, in the U.S., Twitter's monthly user base decreased by 2 million in the quarter, declining to an average of 68 million for Q2. Revenue fell about 4.7 per cent to US$573.9 million, the second time it has fallen since Twitter's debut in 2013.

IT EA releases Need for Speed Payback customization trailer
Author: 0 EA releases Need for Speed Payback customization trailer

While the trailer touches on these elements, they're all fully detailed over at Need for Speed Payback's official website . With every race you win, you will unlock a new customization item that will take you closer to your dream auto. But again, you won't be able to just slap some flames on a scrap heap and go to town - you'll need to upgrade the abandoned cruisers ( called Derelicts ) by winning events and sinking some cash into repairing them.

IT LG Display swings to black in Q2
Author: 0 LG Display swings to black in Q2

LG Display has confirmed to invest about an additional $7 billion in company's plant to produce OLED panels for smartphones than just restricting itself to producing large-size OLED display for televisions, reported The Wall Street Journal .

IT Microsoft Joins Cloud Native Computing Foundation as Platinum Member
Author: 0 Microsoft Joins Cloud Native Computing Foundation as Platinum Member

Microsoft said that Azure Container Instances does not require management of any virtual machine infrastructure, and said the service starts up within seconds. These containers are isolated from each other, and can be deployed using the Azure CLI or a template, from either a private or public repository such as the Docker Hub.

IT There are reportedly three frontrunners to direct Bond 25
Author: 0 There are reportedly three frontrunners to direct Bond 25

That will likely be secured up shortly as EON is looking to put the pieces into place, and Deadline notes we should hear who's directing this thing by the end of the summer. Mackenzie next project sees him reteam with Pine and Foster for Outlaw King , a film about Scottish king Robert the Bruce. Demange directed "71", starring Jack O'Connell as a British soldier, and is also helming Matthew McConaughey in the upcoming " White Boy Rick ".

IT Ajit Doval Arrives In China For BRICS Meeting Amid Sikkim Standoff
Author: 0 Ajit Doval Arrives In China For BRICS Meeting Amid Sikkim Standoff

Mr Doval will also call on Chinese President Xi Jinping tomorrow along with fellow top security officials of the BRICS countries. Chinese State Councilor Yang Jiechi Thursday met separately with senior security representatives from South Africa, Brazil and India.

IT Participate in FF XV's Comrades DLC testing next month
Author: 0 Participate in FF XV's Comrades DLC testing next month

Which will be getting a preview come next week (August 3 to 8). You'll create your own avatar , journey with other players to take on numerous quests , and loot a myriad of weapons and in-game currency. Collect and equip royal sigils as you progress. A specific base is being prepared for the closed online test . Added Features: Interact with other players using preset chat messages.

IT See the Meizu Pro 7 second display in action
Author: 0 See the Meizu Pro 7 second display in action

The Pro 7 and Pro 7 Plus were launched with an interesting feature - dual super AMOLED display for the front as well as the back of the handsets. So, Meizu has included a 3,500mAH cell inside the smartphone. Also, it comes with 4GB of RAM to Plus 6GB. Proving that the rumours were true, Meizu recently sent invites for the announcement of its Pro 7 lineup on 26th of July.

IT McLaren Is Preparing a Non-Hybrid, 800-HP P1 Successor, Report Says
Author: 0 McLaren Is Preparing a Non-Hybrid, 800-HP P1 Successor, Report Says

British automaker McLaren is reportedly developing a new hypercar that's both road-legal while still being geared for vast racing track performance. As a result, the P15 will have a better power-to-weight ratio than its successor. The P15 could even challenge the P1's standing quarter-mile drag strip time of 10.2 seconds.

IT Google kills off Google Instant search with immediate effect
Author: 0 Google kills off Google Instant search with immediate effect

Back in 2010, Google introduced " Instant Search " as a new and revolutionary feature. Mayer called this change a " fundamental shift in search " and the news was covered across all major media when it launched. "We've spent a lot of time optimising the 300 milliseconds.really trying to make sure we have search as fast as possible while on our server", said Meyer.

IT Waze Lands On Android Auto
Author: 0 Waze Lands On Android Auto

The Android Auto version of Waze is likewise simplified for the in-car display. We gave Android Auto high marks for its Google Maps navigation, large selection of third-party maps, and "good voice recognition". Waze brings a range of feature to Android Auto, including the ability to start your drive with voice commands and more . Navigate to all your most frequented destinations as pre-programmed in your Waze app in one tap-we're talking home, work and your Waze favorites.

IT Windows lets you link your phone and PC
Author: 0 Windows lets you link your phone and PC

Basically this new build from Microsoft focuses on cross-device web-browsing. While only Android mobiles are catered for right now, Microsoft promises that support for the iPhone is in the pipeline. Once invoked, it will ask you to sign in with your Microsoft Account. Windows 10 Insider Preview build 16251 is not overly spectacular when it comes to new features because of that.