OPPO Holding Joint Beijing-Barcelona Conference Next Week, Launching FC Barcelona Customized R7 Plus

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OPPO has announced that it will hold a joint conference at both Beijing and Barcelona to officially launch the company’s FC Barconela customized R7 Plus smartphone.

OPPO and the world-renowned football club signed their partnership agreement last June making the Chinese smartphone company one of FC Barcelona’s partners for the next three years which will see OPPO work with FC Barcelona on events, advertising, and more.

As for the customized R7 Plus set to be launched at the joint conference, it will feature a customized theme, packaging, accessories, and will carry the FC Barcelona logo, among other things. As for the specifications of the device, it’s yet to be unveiled if the customized R7 Plus will feature different internal specifications or features.

We’ll have to wait for the conference next week to find out everything about the FC Barcelona R7 Plus including its price and official release date.

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Here’s What’s Leaving Netflix in September 2015

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Heads up, everyone. Here’s the official list of all the movies and TV that will be leaving Netflix’s good graces in September. Get your ass to Mars, because Total Recall, Lost Boys, Jackie Brown, School of Rock, Hunger Games: Catching Fire, Apocalypse Now, all nine seasons of Coach (for those who want to super-binge before the show comes back on NBC), and much more are expiring. So plop yourself the couch and start savoring.

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Gaming Deals: $20 The Crew, Big PC Game Sale, $30 Dark Souls 2, $50 Madden 16

The Humble Store’s big end-of-summer sale on PC games continues, with new deals every day. It’s also still giving away Stealth Inc. 2 for free.

Preordering a Steam Machine, Steam Controller, or Steam Link right now will get you free copies of Rocket League and Portal 2.

Last week’s big release, Madden NFL 16, can be had for $50 on eBay (PS4/Xbox One) and Amazon if you’re a Prime member (PS4 /Xbox One). On Amazon, you’ll need to add the game to your cart in order to see the discount; just make sure the seller is Amazon and not a third-party.

Walmart has a new PS4 bundle where you can get three months of PlayStation Plus and two free games for $399. The system itself comes with your choice of either Batman: Arkham Knight or The Last of Us Remastered, and you can then get two more free games. This bundle has changed since it first launched: You now have to get Madden NFL 16, and you’re then able to pick one from a pool of ten games: Destiny, Alien Isolation, Watch Dogs, Injustice: Gods Among Us Ultimate Edition, Sniper Elite III, Assassin’s Creed Unity, Call of Duty: Ghosts, Evolve, The Lego Movie Videogame, and Lego Marvel Superheroes.

Walmart is selling several Xbox One bundles with a free second controller and game for $349-$429, including the new Madden 16 and Gears of War: Ultimate Edition systems. You can choose from a free copy of Destiny, Evolve, Minecraft, Devil May Cry: Definitive Edition, or Sniper Elite III, or you can pay a bit more to replace it with Diablo III: Ultimate Evil Edition ($15), Mortal Kombat X ($25), Battlefield Hardline ($25), or Batman: Arkham Knight ($25).

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Control Music and Other Functions with the Ulefone Be Touch 2’s Off-Screen Gestures

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Among the many features of the Ulefone Be Touch 2, its off-screen gestures might be one of the most interesting.

The Be Touch 2’s off-screen gestures enable you to use certain commands even when the display is off and even when the Be Touch 2’s fingerprint lock is functional just by sliding your finger on the screen. Mainly, users can control the Be Touch 2’s music playback with a few specific gestures – swiping down pauses or plays the track, sliding right skips to the next song, and swiping left goes back to the previous track.

Other off-screen gestures include double-tapping to wake up the display, swiping up to unlock the screen, drawing a “C” to start the device’s camera, and drawing a “V” launches the calculator. Users can also configure up to 7 different off-screen gestures and assign them to chosen apps although and unlike the music control gestures, opening apps with gestures will still require the user to input their fingerprint to unlock the device before the app will launch.

The Ulefone Be Touch 2 is currently available at several online retailers. Additionally, Ulefone is holding a big sale event for the Be Touch 2 which puts its price down to only $179.99. The sale event starts on September 1, 2015 from 17:00 to 19:00 GMT+8.

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Google’s Android Wear for iPhone app gets official

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Google is making its Android Wear smartwatches iPhone compatible, announcing an iOS app for what has hitherto been Android-only companion devices. The new app will give iPhone users an alternative to Apple Watch for their wearable needs, handy for those who’d like a circular display, a different form-factor, or simply a cheaper option than Apple’s own smartwatch. Android Wear was … —> Read More

Wiselike, The Q&A Platform For Professionals, Picks Up $1.25M In Seed Funding

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There is no shortage of Q&A platforms on the web. But today, a new startup with fresh funding is looking to repurpose the Q&A format into something more valuable for the asker, the answerer, and the general viewer.
Meet Wiselike, which has just picked up $1.25 million in seed funding led by GGV Capital, with participation from 500 Startups, GREE and more.
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