IT&Software


Here's how Flipkart, Amazon earn big from ads during festive sales Here's how Flipkart, Amazon earn big from ads during festive sales
- September 22, 2017

The online platform is also offering the extra Rs 3000off on the smartphone and no-cost EMI options starting at Rs 2750 per month. HP's 15.6-inches laptop is being offered at a discount of 22% at Rs 27,990. On the other hand, Amazon has priced the phone at Rs 12,990. The Amazon is also offering no-cost EMI option starting at RS 2048 per month. If you are looking for discounts on Apple iPhones , we have listed below model wise where you can get the best deal. (more...)
Apple releases statement revealing connectivity problems with the Apple Watch Series 3 Apple releases statement revealing connectivity problems with the Apple Watch Series 3
- September 22, 2017

A Wall Street Journal review reported similar problems. The built-in cellular connection, a first for the Apple Watch, has been a major selling point for the Series 3. It's worth noting that some separate reviews of the Apple Watch Series 3 haven't mentioned such connectivity issues. Apple shares on Wednesday slid 2.2 percent to $155.27. (more...)
Delphi chooses BlackBerry OS for automated driving system Delphi chooses BlackBerry OS for automated driving system
- September 22, 2017

The aim of the collaboration between Delphi and Blackberry is to strengthen the software performance and functional security of their operating system in order to advance autonomous driving technology. "There is no safety without security", said John Wall, general manager of BlackBerry QNX. Specifically, the focus will be on making Delphi's Centralized Sensing Localization and Planning (CSLP), which is set to launch sometime in 2019, more secure. (more...)
Sells 6436 Shares of Marathon Petroleum Corporation (MPC)
- September 22, 2017

Oppenheimer maintained the stock with "Outperform" rating in Wednesday, November 25 report. Marathon Petroleum Corp (NYSE: MPC ) has risen 46.20% since September 20, 2016 and is uptrending. Marathon Oil Corporation has a 12-month low of $10.55 and a 12-month high of $19.28. The short-interest ratio increased to 3.0 and the percentage of shorted shares is 0.05% as of August 31. (more...)
Two militants arrested in Kashmir Two militants arrested in Kashmir
- September 22, 2017

The police also said that they recovered two mobile phones in a bag near the site of the incident. An official said that three Banihal youth missing from their homes since Wednesday afternoon carried out the attack on SSB party near Jawahar tunnel last night. (more...)
Samsung releases Galaxy Note 8 in Southeast Asia Samsung releases Galaxy Note 8 in Southeast Asia
- September 22, 2017

For those who had not pre-ordered the phone earlier, now is the chance to get their hands on Samsung's latest flagship smartphone and receive some awesome gifts as well. South Korean celebrity Song Ji-hyo launched the Samsung Galaxy Note 8 to great fanfare and a massive crowd at the Pavilion Kuala Lumpur. The Galaxy Note8 is also the first Samsung smartphone with two 12MP rear cameras with Optical Image Stabilisation (OIS) on both its wide-angle and telephoto lenses. (more...)
Little Big Town, Kacey Musgraves and Midland Celebrate Breakers Tour on 'Fallon' Little Big Town, Kacey Musgraves and Midland Celebrate Breakers Tour on 'Fallon'
- September 22, 2017

Sounding solid as always, the foursome performed an honorable rendition of the Electric Light Orchestra hit, with Musgraves and Midland joining in an all-star sing-along to bring the performance to an exciting close. The CMA Vocal Group of the Year winners launch their headlining 2018 tour on February 8 in Oklahoma City and continue through April before wrapping up at the Infinite Energy Arena in Atlanta, Ga. (more...)
Apple Shares Tumble on Weak iPhone 8 Preorder Reports Apple Shares Tumble on Weak iPhone 8 Preorder Reports
- September 22, 2017

KGI securities analyst Ming-Chi Kuo has recently issued an investor note claiming that Apple is now producing less than 10,000 units of the iPhone X . Instead of Apple's drop dragging other stocks down with it, he says, it's more a case of Apple responding to liquidity changes faster than other stocks do. (more...)
Apple releases statement on Apple Watch Series 3 LTE issues
- September 22, 2017

Apple's new Series 3 smartwatch was reported to have an issue with its LTE connectivity which the USA tech giant was now working on before it starts shipping on Friday, a media report said. Besides connection problems, some reviewers were disappointed with the battery life of the watch. Hence, phone calls, text messages, and emails are channeled to the watch in the event that the user is away from his phone, such as situations wherein one is jogging, in the gym, or simply out for a walk. (more...)
Medals unveiled ahead of 2018 Winter Olympics Medals unveiled ahead of 2018 Winter Olympics
- September 22, 2017

The medals are 92.5mm wide, 109 mm long, and depending on the medal between 4.4 mm and 9.42 mm thick. PyeongChang also presented the medal lanyard, which has snowflake patterns embroidered on "Gapsa", a type of cloth used to make the traditional Korean costume hanbok. (more...)
Microsoft Corp (MSFT) Stake Boosted by Shelton Capital Management
- September 22, 2017

About shares traded. American Express Company (NYSE:AXP) has risen 22.41% since September 21, 2016 and is uptrending. Now the P/E of Microsoft Corporation ( MSFT ) stands at 27.67. $1.84M worth of stock was sold by COURTOIS JEAN PHILIPPE on Wednesday, May 3. Investors sentiment increased to 1.02 in Q2 2017. Its down 0.02, from 0.84 in 2017Q1. (more...)
Alleged Live Images of BlackBerry Krypton Surface Online Alleged Live Images of BlackBerry Krypton Surface Online
- September 22, 2017

The back of the phone comes with a Karbon Fiber body and a large camera on the top. Well, that changes now, as a couple of images of the handset leaked. We know that the BlackBerry Krypton earned its FCC certification and that TCL confirmed that the smartphone is to make its appearance in October. (more...)
Ford Tests Microsoft HoloLens for automotive design Ford Tests Microsoft HoloLens for automotive design
- September 21, 2017

Before using the software, Ford was forced to re-sculpt clay vehicle models when testing how different variations of auto parts fit onto a new design, a task that could take weeks. In their early work in grille theme development, for example, they proved that what used to take days with multiple physical models could take only hours using a HoloLens and one physical model. (more...)
Factors to Note Before Buying W&T Offshore Inc. (WTI) Factors to Note Before Buying W&T Offshore Inc. (WTI)
- September 21, 2017

Based on a recent bid, the stock is trading -0.77% away from its 52-week high and 40.46% away from its 52 week low. (NYSE: WTI ) expressed a change of 3.11% and closed its trade at $2.65. Using the CCI as a leading indicator, technical analysts may use a +100 reading as an overbought signal and a -100 reading as an oversold indicator, suggesting a trend reversal. (more...)
NVIDIA SHIELD TV with remote now made more affordable NVIDIA SHIELD TV with remote now made more affordable
- September 21, 2017

NVIDIA is keeping the $200 tier by bundling in its normally $60 controller alongside the included remote. If you want to go with the dedicate controller, you have to pay some additional money as the premium bundle is priced at $200 which will include the same 16GB memory. (more...)
Apple Inc. (AAPL) Stock: iPhone X Recap Apple Inc. (AAPL) Stock: iPhone X Recap
- September 21, 2017

Likewise, the first formal reviews of iOS 11 - which rolled out to iPhone and iPad users today - are quite relevant to both the iPhone X and the iPad Pros that Apple Inc. Chris Velazco noted that the glass exterior of the iPhone 8 has kept his handset free of nicks and scratches, in addition to enabling wireless charging. (more...)
Apple acknowledges LTE connection issue with new Apple Watch Apple acknowledges LTE connection issue with new Apple Watch
- September 21, 2017

If you use Global Positioning System on your new Apple Watch or the headline feature - making calls - the battery takes a real hit. Eventually, Apple provided The Verge with a statement about the issue, acknowledging the headlining feature of its latest wearable isn't working properly. (more...)
Crowell wants more security and more carries Crowell wants more security and more carries
- September 21, 2017

He wants the ball. "We talked, and (Jackson) said he wants to give me the ball and stuff like that", Crowell said. Crowell is set to be an unrestricted free agent after the season. But he must take advantage of the opportunities. "I don't have to convince Jimmy", Jackson said. "I don't have a problem with anybody walking in the office and saying, 'Coach, give me the ball, '" Jackson said. (more...)
Apple Watch 3 Is Already Broken Apple Watch 3 Is Already Broken
- September 21, 2017

In a review of the new Apple Watch by The Verge , the device displayed connectivity issues. We're now putting the Apple Watch Series 3 through its paces and will be checking to see if we notice the problem ourselves. And also, to get notifications from third-party apps in the cloud, your iPhone needs to be powered up somewhere so the Watch can communicate with it via the cloud. (more...)
Nokia 8 Is Set To Launch In India On September 26 Nokia 8 Is Set To Launch In India On September 26
- September 21, 2017

At the software end, The Nokia 8 will be offered with Android 7.1.1 Nougat and the brand has already started the testing of Android 8.0 Oreo. The Nokia 8 was officially announced at an event in London in mid-August. There's also a 13MP camera up front, and Nokia is betting on "bothies" - images taken from the front and rear cameras simultaneously - as the differentiator. (more...)
The hidden change on Apple's new iOS 11 that's infuriating users The hidden change on Apple's new iOS 11 that's infuriating users
- September 21, 2017

For example, rather than disabling Bluetooth or Wi-Fi connectivity entirely, the new Control Center toggle will only disconnect certain accessories and disable Wi-Fi auto-join. Additionally, the features will periodically re-enable themselves automatically if not turned off in Settings, according to an Apple support document published Wednesday. (more...)
How to update your iPhone to iOS 11 How to update your iPhone to iOS 11
- September 21, 2017

Yes, and it's my favorite new feature , and one I predict I will use more than any other. Apple has redesigned the Control Center for iOS 11 to make everything fit in one page. You will get the list of all the available iDevices with their respective iOS 10.3.3 IPSW files later on. The phone will detect when you're moving too fast and advise you to turn on the Do Not Disturb While Driving . (more...)
Why Apple iOS 11 Won't Run Some of Your Apps Why Apple iOS 11 Won't Run Some of Your Apps
- September 21, 2017

Apple first announced iOS 11 at its Worldwide Developers Conference in June, releasing a beta version for those courageous enough to download it (and potentially lose all their apps and data). That's where apps can use your camera to interact with your environment. The Memories feature, which uses AI to form custom presentations of photos and videos, can more quickly scan your photo library to identify things like events and people, Apple says. (more...)
Apple CEO defends iPhone X's $999 price tag
- September 21, 2017

If you buy the 256GB model, the $1,149 is also "a value price". Appearing on ABC's "Good Morning America" on Tuesday, Cook explained: " Well, it's a value price actually for the technology that you're getting ". The actual profit margin figures will be much lower than that. Has the iPhone X price tag been blown out of proportion considering the tech involved? The iPhone X is jam-packed with exciting new features . (more...)
Apple admits new watch has connectivity issues Apple admits new watch has connectivity issues
- September 21, 2017

Apple addressed the issues after two reviews of the Watch from the Wall Street Journal and the Verge cited problems with connectivity. But suggesting it's going to ruin the launch of the LTE Apple Watch, set for this Friday, is just not true. (more...)