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Apple introduces new 'Families' page where it shows off parental features Apple introduces new 'Families' page where it shows off parental features
- March 16, 2018

The new Families webpage seems like a nice way to give parents some ideas on how to better supervise their children's tech lives, and a part of Apple's bigger picture with parental controls. "We have new features and enhancements planned for the future, to add functionality and make these tools even more robust", the company said in a news release . (more...)
Compression Load Cells Market Attractiveness, Competitive Landscape and Key Players Compression Load Cells Market Attractiveness, Competitive Landscape and Key Players
- March 16, 2018

Major Classifications of Cell Line Development Equipment Market Type 1, type 2, Type 3. The report also Split by product type , with production, revenue, price, market share and growth rate of each type and also Split by application , this report focuses on consumption, market share and growth rate of T Cell Antigen Gp39 in each application . (more...)
Intel touts new Spectre-resistant Cascade Lake chips later this year Intel touts new Spectre-resistant Cascade Lake chips later this year
- March 16, 2018

He reiterated the chip maker's commitment to protecting the security of its customers. Intel has been the source of quite a bit of controversy lately following the discovery of two major security flaws within their processors. "These changes will begin with Intel's next generation Xeon Scalable processors, as well as 8th Generation Intel Core processors expected to ship in the second half of 2018", Intel said on Thursday. (more...)
Russian Federation to launch missions to Mars NEXT YEAR, Putin reveals Russian Federation to launch missions to Mars NEXT YEAR, Putin reveals
- March 16, 2018

We'll be able to explore the further space from the Moon, and then we can explore Mars . It is also planned to collect samples of rock and soil from the Martian surface, which would be placed in sealed tubes in anticipation of a future mission that may recover them and return them to Earth for analysis. (more...)
Amazon recalls its own-brand chargers due to fire risk Amazon recalls its own-brand chargers due to fire risk
- March 16, 2018

The company apparently initiated the recall after it received 53 reports of the power banks overheating in the USA, the website reports. It's unclear if the power banks have caused any injuries or fires thus far. You can call Amazon toll-free at 855-215-5134 from 8 a.m.to 5 p.m. ET Monday through Saturday or visit amazonpowerbank.expertinquiry.com for instructions on how to return and receive a full refund. (more...)
Glistening Stock's Review - Interpublic Group of Companies Inc (NYSE: IPG) Glistening Stock's Review - Interpublic Group of Companies Inc (NYSE: IPG)
- March 16, 2018

Mutual Of Omaha Bank Wealth Management who had been investing in Bristol for a number of months, seems to be less bullish one the $108.78 billion market cap company. Buffington Mohr Mcneal stated it has 50,168 shares or 0.41% of all its holdings. Tower Bridge Advsr holds 196,550 shares. Pacific Invest Mngmt stated it has 0.18% of its portfolio in Bristol-Myers Squibb Company (NYSE:BMY). (more...)
Tesla Inc (NASDAQ:TSLA) Stake Boosted by Buckingham Asset Management LLC Tesla Inc (NASDAQ:TSLA) Stake Boosted by Buckingham Asset Management LLC
- March 16, 2018

Moreover, Bnp Paribas Arbitrage Sa has 0.24% invested in Tesla , Inc. About 4.39 million shares traded or 125.12% up from the average. Moreover, Geode Cap Management Limited Liability has 0.13% invested in Tesla, Inc . The firm earned "Hold" rating on Monday, January 22 by RBC Capital Markets. The rating was reinitiated by Deutsche Bank on Monday, October 19 with "Buy". (more...)
NASA's planet-hunting spacecraft Kepler is near the end of its life NASA's planet-hunting spacecraft Kepler is near the end of its life
- March 16, 2018

Informing more about this, Charlie Sobeck, a system engineer for the Kepler Space Telescope Mission stated "Our current estimates are that Kepler's tank will run dry within several months-but we've been surprised by its performance before". (more...)
What Price Is Right for Spotify? What Price Is Right for Spotify?
- March 16, 2018

Apple Music has reached 38 million subscribers, a gain of 2 million in just over a month, the company's SVP Eddy Cue said during a chat with CNN's Dylan Byers at the South by Southwest Conference on Monday, according to 9to5Mac. A catalogue of over 35-million local and global tracks is available to free users and subscribers. The company is skipping the usual price discovery process of an IPO. (more...)
HTC U12+ leaks ahead of 2018 flagship challenge HTC U12+ leaks ahead of 2018 flagship challenge
- March 16, 2018

Interestingly, the Android Oreo-packing device will also feature a next-gen version of the promising Edge Sense tech, which allows users to perform certain functions by squeezing the edges of the phone. It's now unclear which role each lens will take, but we predict that one will handle monochromatic duties while the other will be skilled at RGB capture. (more...)
Facebook Lite to launch in developed countries, including New Zealand Facebook Lite to launch in developed countries, including New Zealand
- March 16, 2018

It's available in the Play Store right here . Much like the Messenger Lite , the idea behind it is that people with older Android devices or slower internet connection are able to still access Facebook with a stripped-down version. It's nice to see Facebook making Facebook Lite available in countries like the U.S. and United Kingdom, because as Facebook says, not everyone has super-fast mobile data. (more...)
Xiaomi Mi Body Composition Scale launched in India for Rs 1999 Xiaomi Mi Body Composition Scale launched in India for Rs 1999
- March 15, 2018

Xiaomi , it seems, is scaling up its product portfolio, especially with regards to fitness, in India. The fitness device by Xiaomi can provide information based on ten accurate data points and can measure weight, body mass index (BMI), muscle mass, body fat, total amount of water in the body, bone mass, visceral fat, basal metabolism (the minimum energy required to keep your body functioning at rest) and shows a body score that includes the overall evaluation of the users body composition. (more...)
Hello, Wear OS! Android Wear operating system gets new official nomenclature Hello, Wear OS! Android Wear operating system gets new official nomenclature
- March 15, 2018

Going forward, Wear OS will take the place of Android Wear. Google introduced Android Wear in 2014, but now, it's ditching the software's name and branding. The options seem to be starting over with Wear OS 1.0, or transitioning to Wear OS 4.0, which would be a more natural progression from the current-gen Android Wear 3.0. (more...)
Amazon Alexa is coming to Businesses to become smarter Amazon Alexa is coming to Businesses to become smarter
- March 15, 2018

In fact, one can credit the introduction of Siri for helping Apple sell four million iPhone 4s units just three days after its launch, making it the fastest-selling iPhone ever. But it only told the Siri team about this pivot in 2015. One of Apple's original plans was to launch its speaker without Siri included, according to a source. (more...)
Super Bomberman R appeares on the Xbox Store Super Bomberman R appeares on the Xbox Store
- March 15, 2018

The appearance of an Xbox One store page for SUPER BOMBERMAN R indicates the former Switch exclusive is destined for Xbox One in the near future. The Japanese Microsoft Store has the game listed for a June 13 release, while the one for the West was June 11, 2018 priced at $39.99. (more...)
New Labo Trailer Shows How You Can Make Your Own JoyCon Creations
- March 15, 2018

This lets users create their own experiences using simple conditional experiences. Input nodes include things like specific button presses and motions, while output nodes are reactions like buzzing or sound effects. The second is the Robot Kit, which allows players to build their own robot using feet and head mounts, allowing them to control their creation within a Nintendo Switch game. (more...)
You can now pre-order the LG ThinQ smart speakers from B&H You can now pre-order the LG ThinQ smart speakers from B&H
- March 15, 2018

LG has revealed the ThinQ WK9 at CES, a smart display that will take on Amazon's Echo Show. With ThinQ included, users are going to be able to talk to Google Assistant and control their other ThinQ appliances in their home. What do you think of LG's two new ThinQ smart speakers? As it's a pretty simple looking speaker from LG, but it will also provide some great audio quality. (more...)
RKL Wealth Management LLC Has $3.52 Million Holdings in Apple Inc. (AAPL)
- March 15, 2018

The stock decreased 0.88% or $0.5 during the last trading session, reaching $56.1. (NASDAQ: AAPL ). Greenlight Capital Incorporated accumulated 2.19 million shares. The stock has "Buy" rating by Loop Capital Markets on Monday, July 24. (NASDAQ:AAPL) by 11.1% in the 3rd quarter, HoldingsChannel.com reports. The stock has "Buy" rating by Maxim Group on Friday, October 27. (more...)
Nest Starts Selling Hello Video Doorbell And X Yale Smart Lock Nest Starts Selling Hello Video Doorbell And X Yale Smart Lock
- March 15, 2018

Nest might be a company known for their smart thermostat, smoke alarm, and home security cameras, but in case you missed the news, Nest recently teamed up with lockmaker Yale to launch a smart lock, which together with the Nest video doorbell are finally available for purchase . (more...)
Motorola Moto G6 and E5 might soon launch in the Asian market Motorola Moto G6 and E5 might soon launch in the Asian market
- March 15, 2018

The report says that the Moto G6 will carry the model number XT1925-7, Moto G6 Plus , and the Moto G6 Play will come with model numbers XT1926-5 and XT1922-1, respectively. Moto G6 is the company's mid-range series, and was one of the most popular in the price segment. The Moto G6 Plus is expected to come with a 5.93-inch FHD+ display clubbed with 4GB RAM/6GB RAM with different internal storage capacities based on the variant. (more...)
Google's Pixel 2 portrait photo code is now open source Google's Pixel 2 portrait photo code is now open source
- March 15, 2018

And now, the company is open-sourcing one of these AI tools - a piece of software that underpins the Pixel's portrait mode. And although phones with two cameras are generally better at assessing depth and separating the subject from the background, the Pixel 2 and Pixel 2 XL have thus far impressed us with what they can do. (more...)
SteamVR are Resolving The Resolution Problem SteamVR are Resolving The Resolution Problem
- March 15, 2018

The only downside to this is that the low-end graphics card owners will have to play games at a relatively lower resolution, however, the render resolution of the game will not go lower than the native resolution of HTC Vive or Oculus Rift. (more...)
Stifel Nicolaus Raises Adobe Systems (ADBE) Price Target to $230.00
- March 15, 2018

American National Registered Investment Advisor Inc who had been investing in Honeywell International Inc. for a number of months, seems to be less bullish one the $112.57B market cap company. WARNOCK JOHN E sold 6,800 shares worth $1.18 million. Metropolitan Life Insur Communication owns 88,131 shares. (NYSE:HON). Tanaka reported 1.98% stake. (more...)
Global Virtual Reality (VR) in Gaming Market 2018- Magic leap, GoPro, Jaunt Global Virtual Reality (VR) in Gaming Market 2018- Magic leap, GoPro, Jaunt
- March 15, 2018

Over the coming years, the market will continue to gain exceptionally from the constant introduction of innovative and highly developed devices. Any Query on Virtual Reality Device Market Report? The report presents a visual, one-stop breakdown of the leading products, sub markets and market leader's market revenue forecasts as well as analysis to. (more...)
Son Heung-Min may need to join the army for two years Son Heung-Min may need to join the army for two years
- March 15, 2018

Manchester United secured the services of Sanchez from Arsenal in the January transfer window, with Henrikh Mkhitaryan going the other way as part of the deal. However, will that affect Son's performances for Spurs, as he considers his national pride ahead of the summer? "We are yet to see such a match-winning display from £600,000-a-week Sanchez at Old Trafford". (more...)