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Amazon turns up the volume on Echo

Although this device looks similar to its previous version, the internal specification and features of the device have been revamped. Previously, calls were possible via the Echo , but this capability was reserved for calls between two Echo devices.


Just in: Mikel, 14 other Super Eagles players arrive Uyo

Just in: Mikel, 14 other Super Eagles players arrive Uyo

Porto loanee Mikel Agu is also set to participate in the first full training session on Tuesday, having departed Turkey on Sunday. Chelsea product and Nigerian defensive wonderkid Ola Aina is hoping to make his competitive debut at senior level by stepping out onto the Godswill Akpabio International Stadium turf on Saturday evening.


Try the Gran Turismo Sport demo next week

Try the Gran Turismo Sport demo next week

Access to the game demo Plus users in the region will start at 12am PT, 3am ET on October 9. It's a timed demo that's active for four days however and will finish on Thursday October 12th. Sport mode , for example, asks players to put the pedal to the metal to pull their fastest lap times to qualify for a 24-car battle. For those looking to just jump in and drive, the Arcade mode offers a wide range of vehicle classes on three pre-selected circuit configurations with different terrains.


'Halo: Recruit' brings the Xbox series to mixed reality

'Halo: Recruit' brings the Xbox series to mixed reality

Halo: Recruit , teased at an event in San Francisco, gave us our first look at the popular game in mixed reality, with users getting a fuller look on October 17. "You'll see several iconic characters in mixed reality for the first time". AltspaceVR , the virtual reality social network that hosts events like stand-up comedy or presidential debate-watching parties, is now part of Microsoft.


Instagram Stories now let you poll your friends

Instagram Stories now let you poll your friends

To add a poll drag and drop a sticker to your Story and then you'll be presented with the tools to customize the question and choices. To check out poll results, simply swipe up when viewing the story, and you'll see who voted and what they thought.


Former Equifax CEO Apologizes to Congress For Massive Hacking

Former Equifax CEO Apologizes to Congress For Massive Hacking

Late Monday, Equifax said an independent review had boosted the number of potentially affected USA consumers by 2.5 million to 145.5 million. As a result, "the vulnerability remained in an Equifax web application much longer than it should have", Smith said.