IT&Software


Intel announces new Core i9 laptop processor Intel announces new Core i9 laptop processor
- April 03, 2018

Intel is unveiling its 8th Generation Intel Core i9 processor for laptop computers, and it is targeting it at mobile gamers, virtual reality fans, and content creators. This is the first time that Intel has designed a chip with what it's calling a "thermal velocity boost", the ability to push the clock speed even higher than normal. (more...)
Google bans cryptocurrency mining extensions on Chrome Google bans cryptocurrency mining extensions on Chrome
- April 03, 2018

If you've noticed your CPU spikes while your computer is idle, a Chrome extension may be to blame. Previously the Chrome Web Store allowed cryptocurrency mining extensions if that was the application's only goal and the user was adequately informed about the mining behavior. (more...)
God of War director confirms performance mode on PS4 Pro God of War director confirms performance mode on PS4 Pro
- April 03, 2018

In the run up to this, Sony has confirmed that the game will have a performance mode to take advantage of the PS4 Pro's enhanced specifications even for those without a 4K TV. Another fan on Twitter followed up asking if the "so so smooth" meant that the game runs at 60 frames per second, the smoothest format for gameplay, but Barlog avoided the answer. (more...)
Deutsche Bank AG Grows Stake in Nokia (NOK) Deutsche Bank AG Grows Stake in Nokia (NOK)
- April 02, 2018

About 719,888 shares traded. 3M Company (NYSE:MMM) has risen 13.36% since April 1, 2017 and is uptrending. It has outperformed by 7.94% the S&P500. Ellington Management Group LLC purchased a new stake in shares of Nokia in the 4th quarter worth approximately $181,000. (more...)
Fortnite is now open to everyone on iOS Fortnite is now open to everyone on iOS
- April 02, 2018

Fornite Battle Royale seems to be growing in popularity every day and the new mobile version for iOS and Android has created an interesting situation for the younger players. We'll notify you when your Android device is supported. Cosmetics have proved to be hugely popular with Fortnite players, with many people buying the Battle Pass which lets you unlock various items. (more...)
Person stole street sweeper, drove it at state trooper, police say Person stole street sweeper, drove it at state trooper, police say
- April 02, 2018

An Arkansas State Police trooper was wounded Sunday night during an apparent traffic stop on US 270 in the City of Rockport, located along Interstate 30 north of Malvern. Both had been in the in the area after answering a call unrelated to the traffic stop. Police said 49-year-old Elsbeth Tresa Kittinger fired on Sheldon after the trooper asked her to step out of her vehicle. (more...)
Is There Analysts Upside For International Business Machines Corporation (NYSE:IBM)? Is There Analysts Upside For International Business Machines Corporation (NYSE:IBM)?
- April 02, 2018

Meag Munich Ergo Kapitalanlagegesellschaft Mbh decreased Fedex Corp (FDX) stake by 13.33% reported in 2017Q4 SEC filing. River And Mercantile Asset Management Limited Liability Partnership stated it has 79,483 shares or 1.37% of all its holdings. (more...)
OnePlus 6 with Snapdragon 845 SoC launching in late April OnePlus 6 with Snapdragon 845 SoC launching in late April
- April 02, 2018

Apart from the pricing, the publication also got the picture of an official looking OnePlus 6 case , which confirms the back design of the smartphone will be different from that of Oppo R15 . The 128GB storage of the OnePlus 6 is expected to be priced $602, which is roughly around Rs 39,000. So instead of a horizontally placed dual camera setup , expect a vertically arranged dual camera setup located at the center of the OnePlus 6's back. (more...)
Snapchat trolls Facebook with new filter Snapchat trolls Facebook with new filter
- April 02, 2018

After trolling Facebook a year ago with a lighthearted Instagram-style filter, Snapchat is going one step further with a Facebook filter that's designed to recreate Russian bots liking your posts. He's also scheduled to face U.S. Congress on April 10 to testify about his company's data crisis. Snapchat and Facebook's rivalry is not news at this point. (more...)
Samsung Galaxy J7 Plus Date, Price, Camera, Battery, Screen, Features Samsung Galaxy J7 Plus Date, Price, Camera, Battery, Screen, Features
- April 02, 2018

Galaxy S8's display is 5.8-inches Infinity Display with 18.5:9 aspect ratio, and this is a 2K resolution SAMOLED one. We will be really surprised if the S9 Active deviates much from the tried-and-proven Snapdragon 845 formula which is powering the US-specific versions of the Galaxy S9 and S9 +. (more...)
Honor 7A with Snapdragon 430 SoC & 3000mAh Battery Launched in China Honor 7A with Snapdragon 430 SoC & 3000mAh Battery Launched in China
- April 02, 2018

Talking about the specifications, the Honor 7A rusn on EMUI 8.0 based on Android 8.0 Oreo operating system . Today, the company has launched yet another budget device in its home country, called the Honor 7A . It measures 152.4×73×7.8mm and weighs 150 grams. The new smartphone doesn't bring about a lot of changes under the hood. Instead, Honor seems to have focused on aesthetic changes, including giving the new smartphone a more contemporary 18:9 aspect ratio display . (more...)
Xiaomi Redmi Note 5 Plus Date, Price, Camera, Battery, Screen, Features Xiaomi Redmi Note 5 Plus Date, Price, Camera, Battery, Screen, Features
- April 02, 2018

As we mentioned at the beginning of this, the MIUI 9.5.3.0.NEGMIFA update brings an array of bug fixes, features, and overall optimisations. Interrupted transfers in Mi Mover can be resumed without having to start over in the new MIUI 9 .5. (more...)
Huawei patent reveals foldable smartphone on the cards Huawei patent reveals foldable smartphone on the cards
- April 02, 2018

Published on the World Intellectual Property Organization (WIPO) website, Huawei's patent is way different from ZTE's take on a foldable smartphone . Despite its setbacks in the U.S., Huawei is doing incredibly well on a global level - the company sold over 153 million phones previous year, with profits increasing by 28.1%. (more...)
Venus' clouds could harbour microbial life Venus' clouds could harbour microbial life
- April 02, 2018

An worldwide team of researchers thinks Venus might hide life - floating around merrily in its atmosphere. When it comes to Earth, various microorganisms like bacteria are fully able to drift up into the atmosphere of our planet, and have even been discovered by scientists as high up as 25 miles. (more...)
Lacklustre Atletico beat Deportivo with Gameiro penalty Lacklustre Atletico beat Deportivo with Gameiro penalty
- April 02, 2018

Barca had looked set to lose their first top-flight match of the season 24 hours earlier, only for Lionel Messi to come off the bench and inspire his side to rally from 2-0 down to draw 2-2 with Sevilla. While Diego Simeone's men still require a Barcelona collapse with only eight games left, Deportivo are also in need of a miracle to avoid relegation. (more...)
Jack Wilshere should be fit to face Stoke, say Steve Bould Jack Wilshere should be fit to face Stoke, say Steve Bould
- April 02, 2018

Arsene Wenger's side missed out on Champions League football as they finished fifth previous year and a return to the top four seems all-but impossible given the current gap and the fact there are a maximum of 24 points to play for. Jack Wilshere should be fit for Arsenal after recovering from a knee injury that forced him to withdraw from the England squad, per Zinny Boswell at Sky Sports . (more...)
Axa Sells 155916 Shares of Apple (NASDAQ:AAPL) Axa Sells 155916 Shares of Apple (NASDAQ:AAPL)
- April 02, 2018

About 74.51 million shares traded. Spirit Airlines, Inc. (NASDAQ:SAVE) has declined 27.05% since April 1, 2017 and is downtrending. It has underperformed by 18.88% the S&P500. Macquarie Research maintained Apple Inc. The stock has "Buy" rating by Nomura on Friday, July 31. Canaccord Genuity has "Buy" rating and $19 target. The stock has "Buy" rating by CLSA on Friday, September 16. (more...)
Xiaomi Mi A2 rumored to have 4GB RAM Xiaomi Mi A2 rumored to have 4GB RAM
- April 02, 2018

Xiaomi could soon launch the Mi 6X - the successor to last year's Mi 5X - since the phone was recently spotted on TENAA. This 50-inch display on the Xiaomi Mi TV 4C supports HDR with 4K resolution, which is 3840 x 2160 pixels. The certification database also revealed that the smartphone could measure 158.88 × 75.54 × 7.3 mm. The Mi A1 sports a metallic unibody and features a 5.5-inch Full HD display with a screen resolution of 1920 x 1080 pixels along with Corning Gorilla Glass ... (more...)
Destination Wealth Management Has $12.99 Million Holdings in QUALCOMM, Inc. (QCOM)
- April 02, 2018

Seizert Cap Prns Ltd Limited Liability Company holds 1.57% of its portfolio in QUALCOMM Incorporated (NASDAQ:QCOM) for 680,815 shares. The stock increased 1.09% or $0.86 during the last trading session, reaching $79.91. According to Zacks , analysts expect that QUALCOMM will report full year sales of $5.20 billion for the current year, with estimates ranging from $22.02 billion to $22.72 billion. (more...)
Tracking rain and snow for Easter weekend Tracking rain and snow for Easter weekend
- April 02, 2018

It will be a chilly day on Monday with highs expected to reach the middle to upper 30s. Sunday will be a cooler day for the area. "We're going to be pretty cold next weekend". Some spots could pick up a little over three inches. I think we are looking at a snow to liquid ratio of 8:1 to 12:1 (high end). Backed up drainage has also closed River Road. (more...)
Xiaomi Redmi Note 5 gets MIUI 9.5.3.0 update in India Xiaomi Redmi Note 5 gets MIUI 9.5.3.0 update in India
- April 02, 2018

Xiaomi unveiled the Redmi Note 5 in India in February which became the successor its previous iteration of the Redmi series, the Redmi Note 4 . Moreover, this latest MIUI 9 .5 ROM is available to Download, and you can flash it via recovery( Recovery ROM Download ), or you can also fastboot( Fastboot ROM Download ) it by Downloading the file which weighs in at 2GB. (more...)
Carnival (NYSE:CUK) Receives Coverage Optimism Score of 0.14 Carnival (NYSE:CUK) Receives Coverage Optimism Score of 0.14
- April 02, 2018

The stock has P/B of 1.93. Moving averages is one of the key indicator and the most powerful tool used by traders. Carnival Corporation (NYSE: CCL ) has risen 11.65% since March 30, 2017 and is uptrending. Therefore 27% are positive. The firm has "Hold" rating by RBC Capital Markets given on Sunday, September 24. The rating was maintained by FBR Capital with "Outperform" on Friday, October 23. (more...)
'PUBG' to begin testing its new small 'Savage' map next week 'PUBG' to begin testing its new small 'Savage' map next week
- April 02, 2018

Going by the title of " Codename: Savage ", the map will be a generally smaller take on the battle royale subgenre than what players are now accustomed to. A new event is only available on one map . The first testing window for our new, 4x4km map, codename: Savage, begins April 2 at 7PM PDT. The alpha test will only be accessible to a limited number of players . (more...)
Litecoin Plus (LCP) moved up 69.38% in less than 24 hours Litecoin Plus (LCP) moved up 69.38% in less than 24 hours
- April 01, 2018

Litebar (LTB) is down -57.91% in the last 30 days from $0.4935 per coin. Creditbit (CURRENCY:CRB ) traded up 0.6% against the US dollar during the 1-day period ending at 8:00 AM ET on March 5th. Creditbit's total supply is 16,560,838 tokens. LiteCoin Gold's official Twitter account is @litecoingold. The official website for Yocoin is www.yocoin.org . (more...)
Cambridge Analytica offers new defense of 2016 practices Cambridge Analytica offers new defense of 2016 practices
- April 01, 2018

Colorado Democratic Party Chair Morgan Carroll on Wednesday called for Colorado Attorney General Cynthia Coffman to investigate Cambridge Analytica's role in the state's 2014 elections , suggesting Colorado was "the guinea pig" in the company's "experiment" involving US elections. (more...)