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Paytm Announces 'Paytm Inbox,' A Messaging Service to Rival WhatsApp Paytm Announces 'Paytm Inbox,' A Messaging Service to Rival WhatsApp
- November 03, 2017

Seeing the features that Paytm is rolling out one by one, it is very apparent that the payment portal does not wish to remain just that for long. Inbox is part of Paytm's attempt to lock customers into its ecosystem and spark more monetary activity, Ashutosh Sharma, research director at Forrester Research, told Quartz. (more...)
Equities surge to new highs on global cues
- November 03, 2017

It broke previous closing record of 33,600.27 hit on November 1. At 9.35 a.m., the Sensex was up 77.49 points or 0.23 per cent at 33,650.71 and the 50-share NSE index Nifty was up 22.95 points or 0.22 per cent at 10,446.75. The BSE consumer durables index rose the most among sectoral indices and propelled the Sensex higher. India shares edged little changed on Thursday, tracking gains in other Asian equities but selling pressure in autos and metals kept gains in check. (more...)
YouTube renews YouTube Kids app YouTube renews YouTube Kids app
- November 03, 2017

The update comes after numerous complaints that the app wasn't safe enough . YouTube will also use a suitable interface for the child based on his or her age. In the near future, YouTube vows to add the ability for parents to provide more relevant content to their kids as part of a broader goal to improve their overall YouTube experience. (more...)
Sprint Now in Talks with Charter (Again) for Possible Merger Sprint Now in Talks with Charter (Again) for Possible Merger
- November 03, 2017

The move comes just days after discussions about a Sprint T-Mobile merger were called off and just a few months after previous discussions about a Sprint Charter merger were ended. SoftBank, a Japanese conglomerate, was reportedly hesitant to give up control of Sprint. Last Friday, Mr. Son chose to call off the talks after determining that Sprint is too important of a strategic asset to give up control. (more...)
Despite a stellar Q3, 2 forces could clip Facebook's future results Despite a stellar Q3, 2 forces could clip Facebook's future results
- November 03, 2017

During an earnings call , Zuckerberg added: "I've expressed how upset I am that the Russians tried to use our tools to sow mistrust". The latest quarterly earnings report from Facebook shows a 49 percent jump in advertising revenue from past year, from $6.8 billion to $10.1 billion. (more...)
Paytm Inbox - The New Advance feature similar to whatsapp Paytm Inbox - The New Advance feature similar to whatsapp
- November 03, 2017

Paytm Inbox could emerge as a competition for the popular messenger, Whatsapp , considering they nearly have the same features. WhatsApp has already expressed its plans to launch peer-to-peer payment service for customers in India. The company plans to launch the service by the end of this year, a person familiar with the development said. This would allow transfer of money from bank account to bank account. (more...)
OPPO R11s and R11s Plus listed on TENAA, specs and images revealed
- November 03, 2017

Additionally, Oppo has included 64GB of internal storage, dual-SIM support and 4G LTE connectivity in the R11s. Oppo R11s amd Oppo R11s Plus have been launch in China and feature a full frontal 18:9 display. As talked above there are two variants of the Oppo R11 series, - Oppo R11s , R11s Plus. Both R11s and R11s Plus come with 64GB of internal storage which can be further expandable up to 256GB via a microSD card. (more...)
Army Jawans Killed, Terrorist Gunned Down In Encounter In J&K Army Jawans Killed, Terrorist Gunned Down In Encounter In J&K
- November 03, 2017

As the forces were cordoning off the area, the militants hiding in the area started firing indiscriminately, wounding 2 Army soldiers. The security forces launched a search operation on Thursday night in Samboora village near Pampore based on information about the presence of militants. (more...)
PUBG delays vaulting and climbing in test servers PUBG delays vaulting and climbing in test servers
- November 03, 2017

We shared this news at Paris Games Week today, where Brendan Greene - aka PlayerUnknown - and I opened the Xbox booth with Aaron Greenberg, General Manager of Xbox Games Marketing. The extremely popular game will also be heading to the Xbox system soon on December 12 . Battlegrounds takes place on a remote island where 100 players compete to be the sole survivor. (more...)
Nokia Corporation (NOK) - Profit Margins Analysis Nokia Corporation (NOK) - Profit Margins Analysis
- November 02, 2017

The company's beta value is at 1.27. DE acquired a new position in shares of Nokia Corporation in the second quarter worth $119,000. If we look at the Volatility of Nokia Corporation ( NOK ), Week Volatility is 2.66%, whereas Month Volatility is at 1.44%. (more...)
Apple could drop Qualcomm chips from iPhone from 2018
- November 02, 2017

Qualcomm has countered that Apple, one of its largest customers, has lied to regulators in an unfair attempt to bully it into charging less. In June, a federal judge ruled that an FTC antitrust lawsuit against Qualcomm can proceed . Qualcomm has said Apple is mischaracterizing its practices. Shah said that these statements were "materially false", "misleading" and "failed to disclose adverse facts pertaining to Qualcomm's business, operational and financial results, which were known to ... (more...)
Unique Retreats: A House Made From 25 Million LEGO Bricks Unique Retreats: A House Made From 25 Million LEGO Bricks
- November 02, 2017

It remains to be seen if the beds will be made out of LEGO bricks (could it be the ones pictured?), but one assumes so, as everything else will be. Launch the gallery to peek inside the all-LEGO apartment! How you top building a two-bedroom Lego house with a living room is beyond us, though. (more...)
Oppo launches F5 with facial recognition in India Oppo launches F5 with facial recognition in India
- November 02, 2017

The AI technology also analyses environment lighting conditions to beautify a selfie shot. Talking about the software or the operating system of Oppo F5 , it is Android 7.1 Nougat with company's ColorOS 3.2. The Oppo F5 has been priced at Rs. 19,990 for the 4GB RAM variant. The main highlights of Oppo F5 are the AI-powered beautification add-ons which are considered as features, the 20MP front camera, and the 18:9 "Full Screen" Display. (more...)
Wales at 'crossroads' with Chris Coleman's future as manager not yet settled Wales at 'crossroads' with Chris Coleman's future as manager not yet settled
- November 02, 2017

Geoff Williams, Head of Sport, BBC Wales said: "Once again BBC Wales is at the heart of the sporting action, offering Wales fans the opportunity to follow Chris Coleman and his squad both home and away on all of our broadcast services". (more...)
Xbox One X Supports 1440p Monitors
- November 02, 2017

Does the output still supersample to 1080p?" If you happen to have a 1440p display, as I do on my PC, that game will output as its native resolution. The folks over at Microsoft attempted to address that with the Xbox One X by introducing a new cooling and power delivery system, which should keep the temperature down and efficiency up. (more...)
IPhone X wasn't meant for release until 2018, says Apple IPhone X wasn't meant for release until 2018, says Apple
- November 02, 2017

Riccio says Apple had nailed the basic design of the iPhone X as long ago as November 2016 and, having decided on a 2017 launch date, backed itself into a position where it could afford little time to make changes. "Our store hasn't got any iPhone X yet". As far as timings are concerned, last year, the sale of iPhone 7 and 7 Plus started in the evening. However, if you are keen to be one of the first to own the iPhone X there is still a way to avoid disappointment. (more...)
OnePlus 5T: Could This Be It? OnePlus 5T: Could This Be It?
- November 02, 2017

This is the reason being given. The only consistent thing across all six - the OnePlus One, OnePlus Two, OnePlus X, OnePlus 3, OnePlus 3T, and OnePlus 5 - is they all have a 3.5mm audio jack in the baseplate. The picture is about the phones specifically pointing to the 3.5 mm jack. But it can be an indication that like other companies, it is in no mood to remove the 3.5 mm jack from it's further devices. (more...)
HTC expands the U11 smartphone line-up with two new devices HTC expands the U11 smartphone line-up with two new devices
- November 02, 2017

The phone will go on sale in Taiwan coming weekend, while Chinese customers will be able to buy the handset from November 11 onwards. The U11 life will be the first Android One phone running 8.0 Oreo. Once, there was a time when the tail end of the year wasn't filled with smartphone launches. That's in the USA at least; in Europe, there'll be 4GB of RAM and 64GB of storage , and it'll run Android One. (more...)
Comcast Corporation (CMCSA) Investment Increased by Heathbridge Capital Management Ltd.
- November 02, 2017

Guggenheim upgraded shares of Comcast Corporation from a "neutral" rating to a "buy" rating and increased their price target for the company from $42.00 to $46.00 in a report on Thursday, August 3rd. Turning to Comcast Corporation (NASDAQ:CMCSA), its shares were trading at $36.03 a retreat of $-0.47, on the trading floor. Its down 11.82, from 12.83 in 2017Q1. (more...)
Hennessey Venom F5 unveiled Hennessey Venom F5 unveiled
- November 02, 2017

The US tuner has officially unveiled the successor to the Hennessey Venom GT, the Venom F5! A newly-designed chassis and carbon fiber body make for a curb weight of 2,950 lb (1,338 kg). Hennessey are aiming for a 300 miles per hour top speed. The Hennessey engine will be mated to a 7-Speed single clutch paddle shift transmission and delivering power down to the rear tires. (more...)
The Razer Phone Is Here, But Is It For Real? The Razer Phone Is Here, But Is It For Real?
- November 02, 2017

On top of that, the Razer Phone has a Qualcomm Snapdragon 835 processor, 8 gigabytes of DDR4 RAM and 64 gigabytes of internal storage . Game Booster allows you to set specific frame rates for games, cull notifications while you're gaming and more. (more...)
Noteworthy Stocks to Watch For: Adobe Systems Incorporated (ADBE), Aetna Inc. (AET)
- November 02, 2017

Baldwin Brothers Ma accumulated 10,789 shares. Adobe Systems Incorporated (NASDAQ: ADBE ) has risen 42.29% since October 31, 2016 and is uptrending. Barton Inv Mngmt owns 3,200 shares. Adobe Systems (NASDAQ:ADBE) last released its earnings results on Tuesday, September 19th. Adobe Systems Incorporated is a software company. (more...)
Xiaomi Redmi Y1 First Impressions: Standard design, promising selfie camera Xiaomi Redmi Y1 First Impressions: Standard design, promising selfie camera
- November 02, 2017

According to the reports, the smartphone company has made the beta version of MIUI 9 available to Mi Note, Mi 4, Mi 3, Mi 2/2S, Mi Pad 3, Mi Pad 2, Mi Pad 1, Redmi Pro, Redmi Note 4X MTK, Redmi Note 4 , Redmi 4A, Redmi 4 Prime, Redmi 4, Redmi 3S/3X, Redmi Note 3, Redmi Note 2, Redmi Note 4G, Redmi Note, Redmi 3, Redmi 2A, Redmi 2, Redmi 1S, Redmi 1 in the third batch. (more...)
The Edwards Lifesciences Corp. (EW) Upgrade by Northland Securities to "Outperform"
- November 02, 2017

It fall, as 33 investors sold IART shares while 65 reduced holdings. Edwards Lifesciences Corporation earned a daily sentiment score of 0.03 on Accern's scale. Raymond James upgraded the stock to "Outperform" rating in Wednesday, July 29 report. The shares were purchased at an average cost of $46.66 per share, for a total transaction of $502,434.88. (more...)
Winter storm blankets Flathead Valley Winter storm blankets Flathead Valley
- November 02, 2017

A winter weather advisory is in effect from noon to midnight Wednesday for Ely and the Gunflint Trail. A WINTER WEATHER ADVISORY is posted Wednesday along the Rocky Mountain Front. Spokane will see mostly rain Wednesday and Thursday. In the Flathead, total snow accumulations of 4 to 8 inches, with localized amounts up to 9 inches, are expected. (more...)