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Nokia X6 with notch display expected to launch on May 16 Nokia X6 with notch display expected to launch on May 16
- April 30, 2018

Interestingly, while the Nokia 7 Plus is available through Amazon India , the Nokia 8 Sirocco is on sale through Flipkart .com. Moreover, Flipkart is offering an exchange discount of up to Rs. The Nokia 8 Sirocco features a 5.5-inch QHD P-OLED unit that curves at the sides and has Corning's Gorilla Glass 5 protection. The 7 Plus has a 6.0-inch IPS LCD screen , which has an FHD+ resolution (1080x2160 pixels and 403 PPI) in an 18:9 aspect ratio. (more...)
Facebook Seems To Get Inspired By Reddit Style Downvote Button Facebook Seems To Get Inspired By Reddit Style Downvote Button
- April 30, 2018

Although the company had indicated that it was only testing the feature in New Zealand, a number of users in Australia have also reported seeing the feature. Users of Facebook have been long since requesting for a " Dislike " button, which is still nowhere on the horizon. Everything has gone well since the start of the trial and now the company is rolling out the same feature to its users in New Zealand and Australia. (more...)
Amazon will install a full smart home security system for you Amazon will install a full smart home security system for you
- April 30, 2018

It can even re-inforce the usage of the word "please" to help promote better manners. In place of the expected, the result was a porn search forcing its parents to shout out at Alexa to stop searching. There's even an "Alexa Speaks "Kid" function, where kids can tell her they're bored and she'll respond with some kid-friendly entertainment like knock-knock jokes and songs. (more...)
Next Windows 10 Update Introduces New Timeline Feature; Available Today Next Windows 10 Update Introduces New Timeline Feature; Available Today
- April 30, 2018

Another new tool to be introduced with the latest update is Focus Assist , which is created to help users get things done without distractions like social media or other notifications. Timeline will allow users to go back and easily find their files that they were working on all the way back a few weeks. The headline feature of Microsoft's incoming update is Timeline , a long-promised feature that lets Windows users view recent activity from the past 30 days. (more...)
Watch Jeff Bezos' space company Blue Origin launch its space tourism rocket Watch Jeff Bezos' space company Blue Origin launch its space tourism rocket
- April 30, 2018

While those rockets have been busy launching commercial satellites and sending cargo to the International Space Station, New Shepard is created to lift human passengers to visit space, perhaps as soon as the end of this year. Blue Origin's rockets and capsules are also created to be reusable, much like SpaceX's , in order to reduce the cost of launching people and payloads to space. (more...)
Australia Commits $500 Million To Save Great Barrier Reef From Climate Change Australia Commits $500 Million To Save Great Barrier Reef From Climate Change
- April 29, 2018

The fight for the reef has helped to open up a debate in Australia over the future of coal, the nation's second-largest export earner which has been blamed by scientists for causing greenhouse gases that have contributed to man-made climate change. (more...)
Iowa's Daniels, Jackson now National Football League rivals Iowa's Daniels, Jackson now National Football League rivals
- April 29, 2018

He is looking forward to playing with Trubisky after getting shredded by him in an OH regional playoff game in high school. Dan Durkin's take: The Bears went with another off-the-ball linebacker who can chase in space. "Cody was a tackle in college and we felt he had the position versatility to play multiple spots". After missing the season opener against Wyoming with an injury, Daniels started the final 12 games and helped the Hawkeyes make their fifth straight bowl appearance. (more...)
Google to soon bring Apple iPhone X support for its Gmail alternative Google to soon bring Apple iPhone X support for its Gmail alternative
- April 29, 2018

According to Jacob Bank, Gmail's lead product manager, the redesign was developed in order to enhance safety and productivity for users. However, this is not a surprise for many of us who follow tech news closely because the proposed changes were leaked last month. (more...)
NASA Is Reportedly Canceling Its Only Planned Lunar Rover Mission NASA Is Reportedly Canceling Its Only Planned Lunar Rover Mission
- April 29, 2018

Resource Prospector was a mission in which NASA was planning to send a rover to the moon's pole to study the ice deposits that are hypothesized to be there. According to an earlier NASA statement, the agency planed to launch Resource Prospector in the 2020s. NASA expects to issue a formal request for proposals in July. (more...)
Facebook profits up 63% despite Cambridge Analytica controversy Facebook profits up 63% despite Cambridge Analytica controversy
- April 28, 2018

Facebook showed at least initial resilience on Wednesday when it released its financial results from the first quarter, a period when the social network was criticized for the way it handles information about its users. lawmakers that he was "responsible for" not preventing the social media platform from being used for harm - fake news, foreign interference in elections and hate speech. (more...)
Geschke Sells 16000 Shares of Adobe Systems (NASDAQ:ADBE) Stock
- April 28, 2018

The stock trades on a P/S of 9.59, which suggests that the shares are not attractive compared with peers. Baidu, Inc. (NASDAQ:BIDU) has risen 36.72% since April 27, 2017 and is uptrending. which is United States of America based stock. As a company's earnings per share being to rise, so does their market value per share. The stock " ADBE " was trading at a distance of -0.14% from 20 days simple moving average, and its distance from 50 days simple moving average is 2.35% while it has a distance ... (more...)
Intel (INTC) PT Raised to $60.00 Intel (INTC) PT Raised to $60.00
- April 28, 2018

Mackenzie Financial holds 0.33% or 2.96M shares. It has outperformed by 256.45% the S&P500. The stock tapped a 52-week high of US$271.79 while the mean 12-month price target for the shares is US$287.75. Big Money Sentiment decreased to 1.02 in 2017 Q4. That's change of 0.01, from 2017Q3's 1.03. It is negative, as 60 investors sold INTC shares while 703 reduced holdings. (more...)
Police Arrested a Suspect Thought to Be the Golden State Killer Police Arrested a Suspect Thought to Be the Golden State Killer
- April 28, 2018

Earlier this week, California authorities finally nabbed the man whom they believe is the notorious Golden State Killer. Authorities said more charges are likely to be filed later. DeAngelo eluded capture for 40 years until this week when he was located in a quiet Sacramento neighborhood in Citrus Heights . Meanwhile, the Reddit forum devoted to following the Golden State Killer is already parsing through DeAngelo's history to see whether their armchair profiling was correct, pointing out ... (more...)
Reliance Jio to recruit 80000 people this financial year Reliance Jio to recruit 80000 people this financial year
- April 27, 2018

He further added, "We have established strong foundations in retailing and digital services business with world-class supply chain management and network infrastructure which will serve our customers well. Reliance Jio, a subsidiary of RIL, posted standalone net profit of Rs 510 crore for the fourth quarter (January-March) 2017-18. Despite low cost mobile services, Jio posted the highest average revenue per user in the industry at Rs 137.1 per month during the reported quarter. (more...)
Maruti Suzuki's Q4 FY18 net profit up 10% Maruti Suzuki's Q4 FY18 net profit up 10%
- April 27, 2018

The company has reported net sales of Rs.21760.6 crores during the period ended March 31, 2018 as compared to Rs.21200.3 crores during the period ended March 31, 2017. Maruti's tax expenses more than doubled to Rs 1,008 crore in Q4 compared to Rs 498 crore in the same quarter of previous fiscal. As of now, Ignis, the new Dzire and Swift are the vehicles to be covered by the new formula. (more...)
NASA plots to bring a bit of Mars back to Earth
- April 27, 2018

The U.S. space agency will launch its next Mars Rover in 2020 to collect surface sample, and the ESA will launch its ExoMars rover in 2021 to drill "up to two meters" below the surface of the Red Planet in the search for proof of life . At ESA, with our 22 member states and further cooperating partners, worldwide cooperation is part of our DNA". Dr Zureichen said any samples could provide crucial information that could help humans explore the Red Planet as early as the 2030s. (more...)
Microsoft announces Windows 10 April 2018 Update Microsoft announces Windows 10 April 2018 Update
- April 27, 2018

Users can even find what they were doing while using Microsoft Edge or Office 365 on iOS or Android devices when they return to their Windows 10 PC. The only problem we can see with Focus Assist is that it will only remove notifications - it doesn't stop the root of the issue of distraction, which is that you can still access social media or read emails during a time of concentration. (more...)
Volkswagen CEO says China tax hike on US vehicle imports would sting Volkswagen CEO says China tax hike on US vehicle imports would sting
- April 27, 2018

But last week Beijing announced it will liberalise foreign ownership limits in the sector, a move seen as a possible olive branch to US President Donald Trump, who has railed against China's policies in the sector. At the auto show, the domestic upstarts have a separate exhibition hall mostly to themselves - 124 of the 174 electric vehicle models on display are homegrown. (more...)
Apple Is Reportedly Introducing New Names For The iPhone Series In 2018 Apple Is Reportedly Introducing New Names For The iPhone Series In 2018
- April 27, 2018

Has flagging iPhone sales prompted Apple to update its two-year-old budget phone iPhone SE? "This special edition ( PRODUCT) RED iPhone features a stunning red and black colour combination and also offers customers the opportunity to make an impact in fighting the spread of HIV and AIDS. (more...)
Unconventional Volume of Stocks Microsoft Corporation's (MSFT)
- April 27, 2018

Cypress Asset Management Inc who had been investing in Blackrock Inc for a number of months, seems to be bullish on the $82.85 billion market cap company. Following the transaction, the executive vice president now directly owns 174,778 shares in the company, valued at approximately $16,254,354. Furthermore, the stock performance for the whole year for Microsoft Corporation (MSFT ) is going to be 35.91%, while it has been in last 365 days until today. (more...)
Sony: 76 million PS4's sold, as hardware sales begin to slow Sony: 76 million PS4's sold, as hardware sales begin to slow
- April 27, 2018

Sony has released its financials for the full-year ended March 31, 2018, and strong software sales once again fueled growth in the company's games division. It's just a question now of how much those sales fall before Sony pulls the trigger on teasing what comes next for them. The $4.42 billion in net profits was more than five times that of the previous year. (more...)
Shadow of the Tomb Raider Trailer Heralds The Return Of Lara Croft Shadow of the Tomb Raider Trailer Heralds The Return Of Lara Croft
- April 27, 2018

The game is being developed by EIDOS Montreal and Crystal Dynamics and more games are planned after this third part in the new Tomb Raider trilogy. These details came from a post over at Resetera , with a picture of several types of box art for the game unveiled. (more...)
Microsoft is making a 'Windows 10 Lean' for devices with less storage Microsoft is making a 'Windows 10 Lean' for devices with less storage
- April 27, 2018

The version of iTunes available on the Microsoft Store is functionally the same as the one you download from Apple's website. One of the market's biggest qualms with iTunes for Windows is that it attempts to install iCloud and other Apple software in the background using the Cupertino-based firm's Apple Installer, but because the Store build of iTunes is Centennial, it uses the Windows Installer - putting an end to the aftermarket bloatware. (more...)
Nintendo Announces A New Smartphone Game Nintendo Announces A New Smartphone Game
- April 27, 2018

This developer is famous for the game Granblue Fantasy . The company behind the likes of Mario and The Legend of Zelda, will also obtain 5% of Cygames' issued stocks as part of the partnership. Talking more about the present condition, Nintendo president said the three years of friendship with DeNA has not delivered as much as expected from the company. (more...)
Gionee S11 Lite and Gionee F205 Launched In India Gionee S11 Lite and Gionee F205 Launched In India
- April 27, 2018

Alok Shrivastava , Director - National Sales, Gionee India, said in a press release. The smartphones were launched at an event in New Delhi on Thursday, April 26, and if we can recollect, Gionee F205 and S11 Lite were launched in China previous year. (more...)