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Google Assistant gets slew of new features, better 3rd party integration Google Assistant gets slew of new features, better 3rd party integration
- March 10, 2018

Media-based actions have access to more playback controls starting today. This could be really useful for home appliances which have tons of different settings, as manufacturers will have more freedom to add Google Assistant commands for all of or majority. (more...)
Emma Watson Reported To Have A New Boyfriend Emma Watson Reported To Have A New Boyfriend
- March 09, 2018

In a video posted on YouTube , she could be seen wearing a black suit jacket over her black dress, while Overstreet, who walked nonchalantly a few steps behind her, was not wearing his. While the Mail's photos would indicate the pair aren't taking any pains to hide their relationship (if there is one), don't expect the famously private Watson to give any interviews about her love life. (more...)
Redmond Asset Management LLC Lowers Holdings in Apple Inc. (AAPL) Redmond Asset Management LLC Lowers Holdings in Apple Inc. (AAPL)
- March 09, 2018

Vetr upgraded shares of Apple (NASDAQ: AAPL ) from a hold rating to a buy rating in a research report released on Monday. It has underperformed by 17.22% the S&P500. UBS Group set a $190.00 price objective on Apple and gave the company a "buy" rating in a report on Monday, December 4th. Drexel Hamilton maintained Apple Inc. (more...)
Senate probes alleged plot to overthrow leadership Senate probes alleged plot to overthrow leadership
- March 09, 2018

A senator from Ebonyi State, Obinna Ogba, had during plenary on Thursday alleged that Mr. Adamu in collaboration with some other senators, are plotting to remove Saraki as Senate President. However, Senator AbdullahiAdamu in a telephone discussion with senate correspondents, said he has the opportunity to contest for the seat of the senate president three years ago, which he didn't do due to lack of interest and can not remove Saraki now. (more...)
Call of Duty: Black Ops 4 is coming later this year Call of Duty: Black Ops 4 is coming later this year
- March 09, 2018

And if you're wondering, yes, " Call of Duty " was one of the violent games put on blast by the POTUS during a bloody montage meant to back his stance. What we know for sure is Black Ops 4 will launch on PS4, Xbox One and PC, and the release date is on October 12. On its blog, Activision confirmed that the next Call of Duty game will indeed be called Black Ops 4 and that as will all Black Ops games, 4 will be developed by Treyarch. (more...)
EA's Origin Access Opens the Vault to Other Publishers EA's Origin Access Opens the Vault to Other Publishers
- March 09, 2018

Interactive Entertainment including a trio of the Batman: Arkham games. EA has opened its subscription service, Origin Access, to other publishers, significantly expanding its library of games. Arkham Knight is notably missing from the line-up, but just about every other Batman game from WB can be found, including the first three Arkham games and the Lego Batman series. (more...)
Apple patent hints at waterproof Lightning connector Apple patent hints at waterproof Lightning connector
- March 09, 2018

The whole idea behind changing the shape of the connectors is to amplify the water resistance. Documentation spotted on the United States Patent and Trademark Office's database indicates that the firm is tinkering with an updated Lightning connector that seals the entrance when inserted, preventing water from entering the slot. (more...)
Day-Long Oculus Rift Outage 'Due To Administrative Error' Day-Long Oculus Rift Outage 'Due To Administrative Error'
- March 09, 2018

As for the $15 in store credit, here's a link to the Oculus Game Store where you can see everything that's available. Thankfully, Oculus responded to the problem right away and released a fix quickly. Shortly after the fix you will be prompted for an update . The incident also highlights the growing complexity of managing the thousands of security certificates the average organisation relies on. (more...)
Mario can now guide your route in Google Maps Mario can now guide your route in Google Maps
- March 09, 2018

To use the feature, users must update their Google Map apps via the Google Play or App Store. There won't be any red shell throwing or bananas along the route, so if you're leading the pack then you don't need to worry about a surprise spiny shell at all. (more...)
McLaren BP23 hybrid hypercar to boast 243+ miles per hour top speed McLaren BP23 hybrid hypercar to boast 243+ miles per hour top speed
- March 09, 2018

Electric motors will send the engine's output past the P1's already outrageous specs. The hybrid-powered BP23 will be built by McLaren Special Operations (MSO), the "skunkworks" responsible for designing the firm's Ultimate Series cars. (more...)
Final Sea of Thieves beta is now live with fresh content Final Sea of Thieves beta is now live with fresh content
- March 09, 2018

The final beta will end this Sunday at 10am GMT. Executive producer John Neate provided more info and some sort of final speech in the occasion, penning an open letter to the community on the official Sea of Thieves blog where he detailed the new stuff included in the build. (more...)
Cadence Design Systems (CDNS) Upgraded to "Buy" at ValuEngine
- March 09, 2018

P/E and P/B ratios both are used on a regular basis by the investor to measure the value of the company and to get the right amount of the share. Westend Advisors Llc who had been investing in Kroger Company for a number of months, seems to be bullish on the $20.25 billion market cap company. (more...)
BMW M8 Gran Coupe Rendered in Production Guise BMW M8 Gran Coupe Rendered in Production Guise
- March 09, 2018

BMW's decision to resurrect the 8-series comes after an announcement by Chairman Harald Krüger to position the brand further upmarket, giving it a more luxurious slant to its current premium positioning. The tail end of the 8 Series Gran Coupe concept is more upright than its two-door sibling. The side profile features BMW's air breather vents behind the front wheel arches while the lower part of the doors receives a deep undercut along with a prominent sill treatment. (more...)
Japan official linked to Abe cronyism row found dead Japan official linked to Abe cronyism row found dead
- March 09, 2018

Aso told a press conference the government has accepted Sagawa's request to resign for causing trouble in Diet deliberations. Suspicions that a school operator with ties to Abe's wife, Akie, got a sweetheart deal on land for a school in the city of Osaka dented the premier's popularity a year ago and the opposition has increased pressure on Abe after documents released by a ministry failed to banish suspicion that some had been doctored. (more...)
Google's autonomous vehicle unit to test semis in Atlanta Google's autonomous vehicle unit to test semis in Atlanta
- March 09, 2018

Waymo announced today that it will have self-driving semi trucks up and running in Atlanta, Georgia beginning next week. The program is being done in partnership with Google, one of Alphabet's companies. For Waymo, the Atlanta trucking pilot is a demonstration of how adaptable its autonomous-driving system is. Waymo is starting out small with this pilot test, using these semi trucks to carry cargo destined for Google's data centers. (more...)
Mario Tennis Aces release date announced Mario Tennis Aces release date announced
- March 09, 2018

The game will allow up to four players at once which should make Mario Tennis Aces a good game for parties. Namely, they detailed the plethora of new shot-mechanics, one of which even powers up your shot and can break a racket for an insta-win, which looks to provide further depth to the franchise. (more...)
Janhvi back to work on debut film Dhadak Janhvi back to work on debut film Dhadak
- March 09, 2018

An inside source from the sets of the show told a leading portal Mumbai Mirror about the same and said, " Janhvi and Ishaan will be shooting in Bandra for the next couple of days where they will film some romantic scenes". She was spotted at Bandra's Carter Road shooting for the film with co-star Ishaan Khatter. In a note written after Sridevi's death, Janhvi asked her fans to always love their parents. (more...)
Xiaomi Mi Mix 2S may have a notch in the corner Xiaomi Mi Mix 2S may have a notch in the corner
- March 09, 2018

The smartphone is supposed to be a new upgraded variant of the Mi Mix 2 from past year, which Xiaomi had also introduced in India. Xiaomi Global took to the Chinese micro blogging site - Weibo to reveal about the coming of wireless charging for the Mi Mix 2s . (more...)
Grab in talks to buy Uber's SE Asian business Grab in talks to buy Uber's SE Asian business
- March 09, 2018

The size of the stake could be around 20% or more than 30%, according to the reports, which cited unnamed sources . Grab and Uber declined comment to Bloomberg . - Picture by Grab via TODAYSINGAPORE, March 9 ― Southeast Asia's biggest ride-hailing firm, Grab, is in advanced negotiations to buy parts of Uber Technologies Inc's business in the region, said a source with knowledge of the talks, in what would be Uber's second retreat from an Asian market. (more...)
Rubik's Robot Solves Puzzle In 0.38 Seconds Rubik's Robot Solves Puzzle In 0.38 Seconds
- March 09, 2018

If the speed recorded in this video is any indication, however, it's clear that the Rubik's Contraption will soon take the throne when it comes to cube speed. For reference, the fastest official time for a human to solve a Rubik's Cube is 4.69 seconds, set by 15-year-old American Patrick Ponce last year, and Katz says the robot could go even faster. (more...)
Global Ceramic Ball Valve Market 2018 METSO, Neeinn and Yantai Kingway Global Ceramic Ball Valve Market 2018 METSO, Neeinn and Yantai Kingway
- March 09, 2018

Pneumatic Control Valve Market -Manufacturers Analysis. It also demonstrates a present scenario of the Ceramic Ball Valve industry to make profitable future market predictions forecasted for the period of 2018 to 2022. Along with strategically analyzing the key micro markets , the report also focuses on industry-specific drivers, restraints, opportunities and challenges in the Antiskid Differential market. (more...)
Oppo R15 official video shows off notch-based multitasking features Oppo R15 official video shows off notch-based multitasking features
- March 09, 2018

However, as shown by statistics, smartphones of these brands in Russian Federation demand not due to inflated prices, so that Oppo R15 is very little chance of becoming popular. We know very little of the former and latter. Sadly, we don't have any much information about the two different versions i.e. Oppo R15 Plus and Oppo R15 Dream Mirror edition of the devices. (more...)
PUBG might be getting very weird PUBG might be getting very weird
- March 09, 2018

Players can also expect to see "smaller updates between the major ones", which "will also continue throughout the year". PUBG Corp.is also teasing new game modes for later in 2018, but doesn't go into detail about what those modes may entail. (more...)
Norinchukin Bank The Grows Holdings in Goldman Sachs Group Inc (NYSE:GS) Norinchukin Bank The Grows Holdings in Goldman Sachs Group Inc (NYSE:GS)
- March 09, 2018

The stock increased 0.82% or $0.17 during the last trading session, reaching $20.88. The shares were sold at an average price of $265.37, for a total transaction of $1,167,628.00. Creative Planning stated it has 26,618 shares. The firm offers Q2online, a browser digital banking solution that delivers RCFI-branded digital banking capabilities; Q2 Risk & Fraud Analytics, a security analytics solution for clients to detect and block suspect transactions in digital banking solutions; Q2 Corporate ... (more...)
Microsoft Windows 10 Pro OEM CD-KEY GLOBAL: just $12.60! Microsoft Windows 10 Pro OEM CD-KEY GLOBAL: just $12.60!
- March 09, 2018

Joe Belfiore, corporate vice president for Windows, described those changes briefly in a Wednesday announcement . Some of you may have seen a discussion around our plans for Windows 10 S on Twitter today, and given some additional questions I've received, I thought it might be helpful to share more about our plans with Windows 10 S. (more...)