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Download Animal Crossing Pocket Camp 1.0.0 APK

Your Campsite. Your Way: "The joy of Animal Crossing: Pocket Camp is creating a space that suits you and your style". Animal Crossing: Pocket Camp requires an internet connection , so you can see why this is crucial. The game is now live on the Google Play Store for certain countries, with initial reports coming in from France. You can purchase Leaf Tickets with real money, or earn them through regular gameplay.

Owning dog linked to lower risk of dying earlier

The study also says that having a dog increases people's motivation to be more active and add more physical activity into their lives, especially in single-person households where the individuals are exclusively responsible for walking and exercising with their pets.

Dream Chaser completes successful glide test

But previous year, NASA awarded a second round of contracts , in order to cover cargo shipments to the ISS from 2019 through 2024. The Dream Chaser is being developed to carry cargo to and from the International Space Station without a crew aboard.

Apple planning AR headset for 2020

Citing sources "familiar with the situation", the report notes that this headset will feature a brand new display and run on a new chip and fresh operating system instead of the iOS mobile platform that now runs ARKit . The report mostly jibes with CEO Tim Cook's recent interview with The Independent , in which Cook said, "But today I can tell you the [AR] technology itself doesn't exist to do that in a quality way".

Twitter doubles character limit to 280 for (nearly) everyone

Twitter believes that its users that *it was too hard to tweet*. Having only been rolled out to a privileged few when the initial experiment was launched in September , Twitter has now made a decision to let (nearly) all users avail of an extended 280 character limit in tweets, double the original character limit.

WhatsApp Messenger down leaving billions of users panicked. Check the Twitter reactions

Along with India, users from most of Europe, Malaysia, Indonesia, China, Saudi Arabia, USA and Sri Lanka complained about the problem. WhatsApp remained shut for about an hour during which users had trouble updating their profile and other details though tings resumed soon afterwards.

What did NASA use to create a spooky Halloween playlist?

The " Spooky Space Sounds " compilation, which is available on SoundCloud , features 22 eerie audio clips of spacecraft like the Juno Jupiter probe , Cassini Saturn mission and Voyager robot making their way through the cosmos. Saturn's radio emissions have also been made part of the compilation. The auroras seen at Saturn are similar to Earth's northern and southern lights and occur when solar wind material interacts with the planet's atmosphere and magnetic field.

Amazon's New Smart Lock Lets Amazon Delivery People Into Your House

On Wednesday, the company announced a new service called the Amazon Key for Prime members, which allows you to remotely let people into your house-particularly couriers dropping off packages. Amazon Key seems ideal for customers who are out most of the day and can not be home to accept packages or those who often experience package theft.

Nintendo Switch Now Supports GameCube Controller after 4.0 Update

Plug them both into the Switch's dock and it'll register the controller as a USB gamepad. Nintendo has quietly added support for them after the 4.0 system update. Of course, this has mounted speculation that Nintendo are on the cusp of announcing something Super Smash Bros related for the Switch , as the Gamecube controller has nearly become synonymous with the Smash Community.

Super NES Edition Coming Late November 2017

Nintendo 3DS XL will play all the games of the Nintendo DS games, but those games will not appear in 3D. If you're in Europe, you also have a New 3DS XL to pick up, but it's modeled after your region's unique SNES design, complete with more colorful buttons and a different logo.

Nintendo adds wireless headphone support in Switch firmware 4.0.0

However, it only works when the Switch is docked. Though there are some caveats. The user was able to connect his Sony PlayStation Wireless Headset to the Nintendo Switch . Nintendo is pushing out update 4.0.0 for their Switch handheld gaming console. While up to eight accounts, and therefore eight sets of saved games, can share the same Switch console , the transfer function could encourage guests to buy their own consoles and carry on with their adventures more conveniently.

Huawei P10 Plus Receives Price Drop, Now Retails for RM2,399

The iPhone X claims to have a screen-to-body ratio of 81.36% which has been defeated by the Mate 10 Pro at 81.61% and the Mate 10 at 81.79%. The Mate 10 Pro loses out on a 256GB expandable storage, which the standard Mate 10 gets.

Doom Gets a Release Date for Nintendo Switch

The news was announced via an interview with Marty Stratton and Hugo Martin, the Executive Producer and Creative Director at id Software respectively. That date goes for both North America and Europe. On the single player front, the Switch version will include the ultra-nightmare mode in which the game deletes your save file if you die.

Google Pixel Buds: Personal Translator in Real Time

The company only recently tested the iPhone 8 and iPhone 8 plus and gave them the highest scores for camera quality in smartphones. It's quite evident that all the people won't be getting the Pixel 2 or the 2 XL, but they for sure can get the Google search box at the bottom of the screen.

Google Assistant has a male voice, here are the details

The Google Assistant now has a new voice. If you go over to the Google Store now, you will see that the store is now in the Bahasa Malaysia language. Android Police adds that the app's code also reveals that it checks if the user's device is eligible for Assistant, and informs the user if it is not.

Apple update fixes iPhone 8 crackle issues

Earlier, a Taiwanese woman claimed her 64GB iPhone 8 Plus had split open while it was being charged. For that, you need a USB-C cable and power adapter. The same report revealed that the phone was later collected by courier and shipped to Apple for analysis. Apple confirmed that it is addressing the technical debacle, reports The Verge .

Google Home Mini briefly listed on Walmart: coming October 19 for $49

The Centrio News reported the specs for the new set of smartphones, which look like some massive enhancements. Both will have squeezable sides (Active Edge), 64GB or 128GB of internal storage, dual stereo front-facing speakers and a 12MP single rear camera.

Rescuers search for survivors amid rubble of collapsed school in Mexico City

Government officials have said that over 20 children and several adults had died and around 30 were still missing after a school partially collapsed in Mexico City. That quake was the largest in Mexico in over a century and claimed 98 lives. Mexico City , the country's capital, was the worst hit. The video shows scores of residents working diligently to clear the remains of collapsed buildings in the La Colonia del Valle district in the north of Mexico City .

Cassini Prepares to Crash Into Saturn as NASA Reflects on Mission's Discoveries

However, NASA TV is broadcasting live online video of the final stages of Cassini's "Grand Finale" , the moment its last stream of data comes in, and - by extension - confirmation that it's died. This way, Cassini will be able to measure gravity and magnetic fields, evaluate the total main-ring mass to estimate the system's age and longevity, and sample Saturn's ring particles, innermost radiation belts and upper atmosphere before burning up.

Apple's latest iTunes update reduces the clutter by removing iOS App Store

The Apple Pay service is also getting an upgrade, allowing users to make peer-to-peer (P2P) payments through a new iMessage app , with authentication carried out using Touch ID biometrics. Other changes to version 12.7 of iTunes includes a new " Internet Radio " section in the sidebar, easier ringtone management, and Apple's iTunes U content being integrated into Podcasts .

Apple TV catches up to competitors by adding 4K and HDR

The watch is claimed to work for nearly 18 Hours on normal use. EE is the sole carrier confirmed for the United Kingdom, though Apple said more are coming. So you can take it on swims, hikes and to the beach without having to worry about taking it off. Preorders begin this Friday, and the new Apple TV 4K will be available on September 22, 2017 .

Strongest Solar Flare After 2008 Resulted In R3 Radio Blackout

The size of the second flare is somewhat usual, according to Smithsonian.com, since the sun is now at solar minimum, or the period of lowest activity during its 11-year cycle. While some older satellites could be hampered when hit with charged particles and strong magnetic fields from the sun, the probe which is providing images of Irma - GOES-16 - is new, having just been launched last November, he noted.

Korea to deploy new THAAD launchers just 3 days after announcement

The missile defense system will be deployed already tomorrow on a new basis in Seongju 300 kilometers from Seoul together with the construction technique and all related materials. On Sunday, North Korea announced that it had successfully tested a hydrogen bomb that could be loaded onto an intercontinental ballistic missile.

Unlocked LG V30 Flagship Likely To Cost $749.99 In The US

Thankfully, LG has skipped the second screen and replaced the overall screen with a lovely OLED screen. The G6 was a pleasure to hold, and the V30 is better still, as the new handset sports a much slimmer, lighter body - it's 5g lighter than its predecessor (158g) and 5mm thinner, (just 7.4mm) - all with the same brushed-metal finish that makes it look and feel premium in the hand.

Apple iPhone 8: It's The Final Countdown!

Apple's September 12 event, however, will not only be all about the iPhone , as the company is expected to unveil several other products. The iPhone 8 is expected to be announced on September 12 (along with the iPhone 7 and 7 Plus ).

Trump watches eclipse from White House

Barron, in a white polo, wore his protective sunglasses too. But at one point, Trump was seen looking directly up at the sun without wearing his protective glasses. From a balcony at the White House, President Donald Trump did it his own way - marveling briefly a few times the astronomical phenomenon sans shades after using them for his initial viewing.

Xbox One X leak suggests limited 'Project Scorpio Edition'

KitGuru Says: I doubt Microsoft will have anything to announce that drastically changes the Xbox One X launch lineup. At least one German retailer has posted a listing for a special edition Xbox One X . Microsoft will be announcing pre-order details for the Xbox One X at Gamescom on August 20th at the end of its live event. Crackdown 3 will be available for Xbox One and PC.

Local spots to watch the Perseid's meteor shower this weekend

SHOOTING stars are not just something to make wish upon - they are an opportunity to witness nature at its most unbelievable. "Upwards of 100 lay prostrate on the ground [.] with their hands raised, imploring God to save the world and them", Cooke quoted from an 1833 account of seeing the Leonids meteor show in SC.

Perseid Meteor Shower To Dazzle Metro Vancouver With Astral Display

While the largest meteors of Perseid - fireballs - entered the Earth's atmosphere, can be seen not only at night but during the day. We see meteors flash in the night sky when the meteoroids from the debris stream hit the top of Earth's atmosphere, travelling at incredible speeds - over 200,000 km/h (124,274 mph).

Google Trusted Contacts app lands on iOS

The app now lets you toggle how long it'll wait before sending your location to contacts should you lose signal. The app that serves as a personal safety app for smartphone users will now allow users to customize the timeout of location requests to share their location with the trusted contacts .