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Airtel increases data and validity of its Rs 399 plan Airtel increases data and validity of its Rs 399 plan
- January 23, 2018

Airtel and Reliance Jio have been competing against each other since the latter started charging for its service past year. The new Airtel Rs. 399 prepaid pack's benefits now compete better with those offered by the Jio Rs. The Rs 399 plan now effectively offers 84GB of data, given this has 1GB data per day. Airtel offers unlimited local and STD calling with this plan along with 100 SMS per day. (more...)
Vivo to launch world's first in-display fingerprint scanning smartphone Vivo to launch world's first in-display fingerprint scanning smartphone
- January 23, 2018

The Vivo X20 Plus will initially be released in China only so it remains to be seen if and when the company releases this handset elsewhere. The X20 Plus UD is the first ever commercial smartphone to feature the under display fingerprint sensor . (more...)
Revenue Estimates Analysis Netflix, Inc. (NFLX) Revenue Estimates Analysis Netflix, Inc. (NFLX)
- January 23, 2018

It has outperformed by 58.64% the S&P500. Bares Capital Management Inc sold 107,474 shares as the company's stock rose 1.39% with the market. The institutional investor held 525 shares of the consumer services company at the end of 2017Q3, valued at $95.21 million, down from 575 at the end of the previous reported quarter. (more...)
First 2019 Ford Mustang Bullitt sells for $300K at charity auction First 2019 Ford Mustang Bullitt sells for $300K at charity auction
- January 22, 2018

We have no idea at this time what the official purchase price for the auto will be. This new Mustang Bullitt features the GT's engine but has its power pushed up to 475 horsepower and 420 lb-ft of torque. The Bullitt? The full $300,000 went to the Boys Republic; a school and treatment community for youth at risk. Earlier this year, the Ford Motor Company announced plans to release a limited-edition Ford Mustang Bullitt that pays homage to the 50-year anniversary of the classic ... (more...)
Mobile Network Is America's Fastest Mobile Network Is America's Fastest
- January 22, 2018

OpenSignal reveals a new report on the latest state of the mobile industry and said that T-Mobile took the awards for Overall Download Speed, Availability, 3G Latency and 3G and 4G Download Speed. Both Verizon and T-Mobile posted 4G availability scores of more than 90%. That's a sharp contrast to Verizon, which saw a dip in its 4G speed early in 2017 after it introduced unlimited data plans, increasing the amount of traffic on its network. (more...)
Microsoft challenges Google in the classroom with new devices, Office features Microsoft challenges Google in the classroom with new devices, Office features
- January 22, 2018

At the annual Bett education show in London, Microsoft is revealing new Windows 10 and Windows 10 S devices that are priced from just $189. Sales of Chromebooks-devices that operate on the Google operating systems-have surged in USA schools over the past few years, and Google now has 58 percent of the market share for operating systems, according to a recent estimate. (more...)
Overwatch Pro League Player Suspended after a Homophobic Insult Overwatch Pro League Player Suspended after a Homophobic Insult
- January 22, 2018

Fuel, however, followed by suspending him for the rest of Stage 1, which ends on February 10th. Reports across multiple games, including League of Legends, Super Smash Bros., Counter-Strike: Global Offensive, and Call of Duty. Investors paid as much as 20 million dollars (£14.4m) for a spot in Blizzard's new league and as such players and teams are required to operate under a strict code of conduct. (more...)
Google could soon start selling audiobooks on Play Store Google could soon start selling audiobooks on Play Store
- January 22, 2018

Now, one more category may soon be added to that list - audiobooks. Creating a single hub for it could mean that Google is committed to making the Google Play Store as accessible as possible to all types of fans. Then again, things will get a bit more cluttered with the addition of an audiobooks section. We don't have any official details from Google yet, but the teardown provided by Android Police gives us essentially everything we need to know. (more...)
Google honours Sergei Eisenstein on his 120th birth anniversary Google honours Sergei Eisenstein on his 120th birth anniversary
- January 22, 2018

Eisenstein was also a revolutionary in other ways, often depicting the class conflict of downtrodden workers against the ruling class. The filmmaker in his masterpiece October not only revisited the Russian Revolution of 1917, but it also parodied Stalin, who had commissioned it. (more...)
Apple becomes MF's 1st Laureate Partner Apple becomes MF's 1st Laureate Partner
- January 22, 2018

Now that they have Apple's backing, Malala Fund is planning to double the number of grants awarded through their Gulmakai Network . The fund's initiative is to support education for underdeveloping countries and to speed up the progress of girl's secondary education. (more...)
Garda Appeal For Witnesses Following Fatal Dublin Shooting Garda Appeal For Witnesses Following Fatal Dublin Shooting
- January 22, 2018

A auto was found on fire in Crag Ave shortly after the incident. "Subsequent to that, at approximately 6.25pm, a black Toyota Avensis registration number 04-D-72956 was found burnt out at the rear of Snowdrop Walk in Darndale in an area known locally as the Peace Line". (more...)
Don't buy the iPhone X if you care about resale value Don't buy the iPhone X if you care about resale value
- January 22, 2018

The iPhone maker is known for holding onto the previous year's flagship after the release of the newer generation models. Kuo said the notch in the screen of the X is proving to be unattractive to Chinese customers. According to Kuo, the latest model of the iPhone might be at the end of its journey by Summer 2018. The notch is necessary because it contains the Face ID camera which unlocks the device. (more...)
Upcoming Nokia Smartphone May Come with 5 Cameras Upcoming Nokia Smartphone May Come with 5 Cameras
- January 22, 2018

Well, it looks like today we have our first design look of Nokia's Flagship With Penta-Lens Camera. However, there is no other information available about the upcoming device, so we suggest you take this report with a grain of salt. Meanwhile, Huawei is also planning to launch its P-20 flagship phone which will reportedly feature five cameras. The device (name still unknown) is expected to be powered by Snapdragon 845 processor. (more...)
North, South Korea Solidify Plans to March Together at Olympics North, South Korea Solidify Plans to March Together at Olympics
- January 22, 2018

At the opening ceremony, the joint delegation "will be led into the Olympic stadium by the Korean unification flag" carried together by athlete from each country, the IOC said. The 22 athletes will not be expected to win a first Winter Games medal for North Korea since 1992, when it got a bronze in women's short track speed skating. (more...)
Social Engineering to the People: Facebook Asks Users to Rank Media Credibility Social Engineering to the People: Facebook Asks Users to Rank Media Credibility
- January 22, 2018

Facebook announced on Friday that it will ask its two billion users to rank their trust in news sources, in its latest attempt to combat the spread of misinformation on the social network. This is being done to cut down the volume of fake news reports being circulated online, particularly on the social media. Meanwhile, British lawmakers probing possible Russian interference in the Brexit referendum revealed this week that Facebook agreed to broaden its own investigation into fake news ... (more...)
Amazon's Cashierless Store To Launch On Monday Amazon's Cashierless Store To Launch On Monday
- January 22, 2018

When children were brought into the store during the trial, they caused havoc by moving items to incorrect places, the person added. It's being described as a high-tech 7-Eleven : customers will have to use an app to enter the store by turnstile, but they can immediately leave after getting the items they need since their Amazon accounts are charged automatically. (more...)
Apple's vow: New campus, 20K hires Apple's vow: New campus, 20K hires
- January 21, 2018

The $38 billion it must pay in taxes is in addition to US issued debt of $97 billion to pay for previous dividends and share buybacks. Apple also announced $30 billion in investments in us facilities over the next five years. "I hope - I have that faith - that it will be used for great goal for the country, whether that's infrastructure or education, or what have you, that will further supply jobs in the U.S", Apple said about the $38 billion tax payment. (more...)
Turkey 'not satisfied' with U.S. assurance over Syria force Turkey 'not satisfied' with U.S. assurance over Syria force
- January 21, 2018

In response Syria says it is prepared to shoot down any planes which enter its airspace. Syria threatened on Thursday to "destroy" any Turkish warplanes that fly into its territory as Ankara prepares to launch a cross-border military operation to wipe out Kurdish fighters it calls "terrorists". (more...)
Women's March draws thousands as Trump term enters second year Women's March draws thousands as Trump term enters second year
- January 21, 2018

The actress and vocal #MeToo supporter focused on democracy during her speech at the Women's March in Atlanta. Trump , who was celebrating the first anniversary of his inauguration on Saturday, weighed in on the marches from the White House. (more...)
Apple to invest $10 billion in United States data centres Apple to invest $10 billion in United States data centres
- January 21, 2018

A South Korean consumer group has slapped Apple with a legal complaint after the firm confirmed that it slows down older iPhones , according to the BBC. The company faces lawsuits across the world, including the United States. In Korea, the Seoul Central District Prosecutor's Office said it formally assigned the case to the intellectual property crime unit, The Korea Herald reports . (more...)
IBM (IBM) 4th Quarter Earnings: What To Expect IBM (IBM) 4th Quarter Earnings: What To Expect
- January 20, 2018

IBM's financials for its fourth quarter and year end reveal mixed results. Cloud computing revenue was $17 billion, up 24 percent year over year. The company also notes that it took a $5.5 billion charge because of the enactment of the U.S.'s Tax Cuts and Jobs Act. (more...)
Janhvi Kapoor's debut Bollywood movie Dhadak to release on July 20 Janhvi Kapoor's debut Bollywood movie Dhadak to release on July 20
- January 20, 2018

In the poster, Ishaan Khatter is embracing Jahnvi Kapoor and they are both standing at a attractive location. Karan Johar is launching them both, and he has been accused of nepotism before, because he usually favors to cast more unknown actors than audition for roles. (more...)
New trailer revealed for Call of Duty: WWII Resistance Community Event New trailer revealed for Call of Duty: WWII Resistance Community Event
- January 20, 2018

To add on to the exciting modes, the Resistance Event will bring 2XP playlists for all modes, including Zombies, Multiplayer and War. Prop Hunt is the features game mode, requiring players to "master the skills of stealth". Call of Duty: WWII originally launched with what felt like a low amount of content. The Resistance is the latest community event to come to Call of Duty: WWII! Secondly, there will be Demolition , a spin-off of Search & Destroy, it will enable respawns, as ... (more...)
Trump Administration Appeals to High Court on DACA Program Trump Administration Appeals to High Court on DACA Program
- January 20, 2018

That order "requires the government to sanction indefinitely an ongoing violation of federal law being committed by almost 700,000 aliens", the government's appeal argued. Noel Francisco said the court should agree to decide the case soon and issue a ruling by the summer. In a press release , USA attorney general Jeff Sessions declared that the government would also take what he described as the "rare step" of going directly to the Supreme Court - a procedure known as "certiorari ... (more...)
(HUN) Given Average Rating of (HUN) Given Average Rating of "Buy" by Analysts
- January 20, 2018

Brunswick Corporation (NYSE:BC) has risen 21.90% since January 20, 2017 and is uptrending. It has outperformed by 19.11% the S&P500. The transaction was disclosed in a document filed with the SEC, which is available at this link . Huntsman Corporation (NYSE:HUN) has risen 91.88% since January 16, 2017 and is uptrending. Dearborn Prtn Ltd Limited Liability Company has invested 0.06% of its portfolio in The Boeing Company (NYSE:BA). (more...)