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Helmer's follow-up: better ad than yesterday's Helmer's follow-up: better ad than yesterday's "so bad it is good" ad?
- September 21, 2017

Though it's no " I'm not a witch " (still my favorite), this one is so very bad in other ways. In a recently released campaign ad, Helmer, a U.S. Army veteran, performed a parody of the the bar scene in " Top Gun " where Maverick sings " You've Lost That Lovin' Feelin' " to Charlie. (more...)
'Pokemon Go' equinox event brings double stardust and special eggs 'Pokemon Go' equinox event brings double stardust and special eggs
- September 21, 2017

Niantic has announced a new Pokemon GO event that celebrates the upcoming equinox since cool autumn nights for the North and sunny spring days for the South are bound. Gyms will also give out special 2 KM eggs that have a greater chance of hatching into rarer monsters like Chansey, Larvitar and Mareep. But what do you think about the Pokemon GO Equinox event? Everyone should get at least one of these, when the current Legendary dog trio rotate regions - Europe now is hosting Entei raids, ... (more...)
Apple admits issues with Apple Watch connectivity, stock falls Apple admits issues with Apple Watch connectivity, stock falls
- September 21, 2017

David Pierce from Wired said the Apple Watch Series 3 "is the next iPhone ". Gene Munster, a longtime Apple analyst with Loup Ventures, doubted issues with the Series 3 Watch would hurt Apple's bottom line. "Having the capability to recognise your face will be a key technology for app developers", he said. "There's no way to review this watch without mentioning the red dot on the digital crown", Gruber wrote . (more...)
Equifax suffered another breach in March Equifax suffered another breach in March
- September 21, 2017

The credit reporting agency said Tuesday that data compromised in the attack includes names, addresses, social insurance numbers and credit card details. "We have seen links that are extremely similar to the legitimate Equifax link-some that are off by just one number-so we want to prevent consumers from having more damage done to their personal information". (more...)
Apple iPhone X A11 Bionic chip aces Geekbench performance test Apple iPhone X A11 Bionic chip aces Geekbench performance test
- September 21, 2017

If you squeeze the iPhone X it will stop people from stealing it, Apple has said . All of those quotes are before tax, Apple Care and extra storage. expect to pay at least $79, but more likely $99 for this official accessory. The devices are seen as incremental upgrades to last year's iPhone 7 series phones. (more...)
Elisabeth Moss Leads Women Rights Drama CALL JANE Elisabeth Moss Leads Women Rights Drama CALL JANE
- September 21, 2017

The 35-year-old actress, who won the gong for Outstanding Lead Actress in a Drama Series as well as being recognized for her producing skills in The Handmaid's Tale at the 69th Primetime Emmy Awards on Sunday (17Sep17), will star in My Week with Marilyn director Simon Curtis' next flick. (more...)
Two top Equifax executives departing after huge data breach
- September 21, 2017

Equifax announced late Friday that its chief information officer and chief security officer would leave the company. A wide range of sensitive and valuable information was exposed in the colossal Equifax data breach, including addresses, date of birth, driving license details and social security numbers. (more...)
Apple releases iOS 11 to iPhones and iPads Apple releases iOS 11 to iPhones and iPads
- September 21, 2017

To do that, navigate to Settings - General - About - Applications on your iPhone , and you'll get a list of the apps now installed on your phone that haven't been updated for iOS 11 . The iOS 11 update starts rolling out today at 6PM here in the UK. If you've followed all the steps listed above, you're good to go. Once you get the IPSW file for a respective iOS device, you have to turn off Fine my iPhone feature from your device. (more...)
Newmont Mining Corporation (NYSE:NEM) Valuation According To Analysts Newmont Mining Corporation (NYSE:NEM) Valuation According To Analysts
- September 20, 2017

The stock rose 0.08% or $0.03 reaching $38.12 per share. The original version of this news story can be accessed at https://weekherald.com/2017/09/20/insider-selling-newmont-mining-corporation-nem-coo-sells-1250-shares-of-stock.html. Royal Bank Of Canada set a $40.00 target price on shares of Newmont Mining Corporation and gave the company a "hold" rating in a research note on Monday, June 12th. (more...)
Prepare For Shredded Tyres: A Chrysler 300 'Hellcat' Is Happening Prepare For Shredded Tyres: A Chrysler 300 'Hellcat' Is Happening
- September 20, 2017

According to Automotive News , Chrysler is reportedly working on a Hellcat version of its 300 luxury sedan. The Grand Caravan is also set to be revamped for the 2019 model year to comply with all safety regulations. And yes, it - along with the rest of the 300 range - will still be built on the LX platform, originally derived from the W211 Mercedes, otherwise known as the E-Class from two generations ago. (more...)
Sony Reveals a New Trailer of Shadow of the Colossus for PS4 Sony Reveals a New Trailer of Shadow of the Colossus for PS4
- September 20, 2017

After months of anticipation, Sony Computer Entertainment has finally released a brilliant first sneak peek for the "Shadow of the Colossus" remake . The trailer does justice to the protagonist and the enormous enemies that Shadow of The Colossus was known for, it perfectly give off the same vibe of the original with it's mysterious and poetic visuals and soundtrack. (more...)
ICRA: TRAI slashes IUC; Recovery of the sector prolonged ICRA: TRAI slashes IUC; Recovery of the sector prolonged
- September 20, 2017

Mobile companies now charge 14 paise a minute for allowing a domestic call from a rival operator to terminate on their network. The IUC cut will affect the revenue prospects of incumbent operators and it may even impact the call termination between Jio and other operators as the incumbents would find diminishing value in supporting the new entrant in the market and may not be willing to fully cooperate with respect to point of interconnects (POIs), etc. (more...)
Moto X4 is Coming to Android One and Project Fi
- September 20, 2017

At this pace, we can expect the OnePlus smartphones to receive the stable Android 8.0 Oreo update as soon as the same is rolled out to the Google Pixel and Nexus smartphones. Recently launched Xiaomi Mi A1 Android One smartphone missed this feature. It is powered by a Qualcomm Snapdragon 630 SoC, paired with 4GB of RAM and 64GB of internal storage. (more...)
Third suspect arrested in Friday's attack on London subway Third suspect arrested in Friday's attack on London subway
- September 20, 2017

Neither has been charged. An improvised bomb detonated on a busy train on Friday morning as it stopped at Parsons Green, injuring 30 people. The "severe" terror threat level means an attack is no longer imminent but is still highly likely. (more...)
Tim Cook reckons $999 is a value price for the iPhone X
- September 20, 2017

Are they actually THAT different? "We're taking the complex and making it simple". Apple has finally joined the party started by Samsung and now including members like LG and Essential - the edge-to-edge display party. The iPhone 8 is dramatically cheaper, however, at £699 versus the iPhone X's £999 asking price. This year a very special phone called the iPhone X has taken that spot. (more...)
Your dinner reservations are ready, courtesy of Airbnb Your dinner reservations are ready, courtesy of Airbnb
- September 20, 2017

Airbnb is moving into the dining space. Airbnb is also working on translations about featured restaurants for global travelers in the U.S. Photo Credit: ATOBOY, a restaurant in New York City, is just one of many restaurants throughout the USA that uses the software company Resy to power its reservations. (more...)
Apple is slipping after disappointing reviews of the new Apple Watch (AAPL)
- September 20, 2017

Apple has responded however, telling the Verge that it had discovered an issue with the Watch Series 3 connecting to unauthenticated WiFi networks without connectivity, and that it seemed to affect the device's ability to use cellular networks. (more...)
Google Pixel 2 XL price will reportedly start at $849 for 64GB Google Pixel 2 XL price will reportedly start at $849 for 64GB
- September 20, 2017

According to the leaky details which have also revealed the Pixel 2 , Pixel XL 2, and Google Pixelbook , all of which are pegged to arrive at a big Google event on October 4, the Google Home Mini will be priced at $49, making it a good deal more affordable than the full-size Google Home . (more...)
Nintendo Switch NES Golf Game Only Works on Iwata's Death Anniversary Nintendo Switch NES Golf Game Only Works on Iwata's Death Anniversary
- September 20, 2017

Iwata and we have been constructing together", said Miyamoto in response to Iwata's passing, "and to yield the development results which Mr. Iwata would appreciate". Also, Shigeru Miyamoto - who designed Golf , by the way - gave an interview to Time earlier this year in which Iwata was called "the head of development", for the Switch, meaning that important people at Nintendo believe this is Iwata's legacy. (more...)
McLaren Ultimate Vision Gran Turismo concept (2017) for Gran Turismo Sport McLaren Ultimate Vision Gran Turismo concept (2017) for Gran Turismo Sport
- September 20, 2017

The design form of the McLaren Ultimate Vision Gran Turismo follows its function, meaning every single line and detail has a objective. "So, it was an honour to work with McLaren to bring the Ultimate Vision Gran Turismo to life, and to put such a vehicle on the circuits of Gran Turismo Sport for players to enjoy driving at the limit". (more...)
Get Rs. 20000 Discount one on Laptops Via Paytm Mall's 'Mera… Get Rs. 20000 Discount one on Laptops Via Paytm Mall's 'Mera…
- September 20, 2017

Ever since Apple announced its new iPhone 8 and iPhone X, iPhone 7 has been the most sought-after smartphone due the price fall. The four-day sale which offers cashback of up to Rs 20,000 on various products will go on until 23rd September. (more...)
Meizu M6 with 5.2-inch display, fingerprint sensor, 4G VoLTE announced Meizu M6 with 5.2-inch display, fingerprint sensor, 4G VoLTE announced
- September 20, 2017

The Meizu M6 is made out of metal, and Meizu highlights that the metallic finish has been applied to the M6's body through Non-Conductive Vacuum Metallization (NCVM) technology. It is backed by a 3,070mAh non-removable battery that also supports 5V/2A fast charging. The mBack button actually serves as a physical home key, capacitive back button, and also a fingerprint scanner. (more...)
YouTube Gaming Ends Paid Channels; Introduces $4.99 Subscription 'Sponsorships' YouTube Gaming Ends Paid Channels; Introduces $4.99 Subscription 'Sponsorships'
- September 20, 2017

The site will be testing a similar program to sponsorships with YouTubers and see if the formula works for them too. YouTube Gaming's new sponsorship option, though, owes more to crowdfunding services like Patreon: 'With sponsorships , fans can purchase digital goods directly from your channel and support you via monthly recurring payments of $4.99 United States dollars (local pricing applies),' explains YouTube Gaming product manager Barbara Macdonald in the launch announcement . (more...)
You Can Finally Turn Off That Bixby Button: Here's How You Can Finally Turn Off That Bixby Button: Here's How
- September 20, 2017

However not everyone was on board with the idea. In a new update that is slowly rolling out to phones, users can turn the button off. Samsung does not support remapping the Bixby key to access other functionalities and applications. (more...)
Apple Overhauls iOS With AR Gaming And App Store Revision Apple Overhauls iOS With AR Gaming And App Store Revision
- September 20, 2017

If you upgrade you'll get the additional benefits of the Siri watch face, the ability to do multiple workouts at the same time as well as an update to the Apple Music and Apple Pay apps . Most latest generations iPhone and iPad devices should be capable of downloading it now. Today we're adding a third dimension to our news coverage. (more...)