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TENAA Listing of the Nokia X Reveals Complete Specifications TENAA Listing of the Nokia X Reveals Complete Specifications
- May 10, 2018

Under the hood, the smartphone is likely to be powered by the Qualcomm Snapdragon 636 Octa-core chipset, which also powers the smartphones like the Xiaomi Redmi Note 5 Pro and the Asus ZenFone Max Pro M1. The smartphone features a rear-mounted fingerprint sensor and uses a USB Type-C port for charging. However, it remains to be seen if HMD Global will be bringing the Nokia X to the Indian market since it appears the smartphone is targeted at the Chinese market specifically, similar to the ... (more...)
Alien-Hunting Breakthrough Listen Launches New Survey Of Millions Of Stars Alien-Hunting Breakthrough Listen Launches New Survey Of Millions Of Stars
- May 10, 2018

Using a powerful multibeam receiver that can "listen" in 13 directions at once, they will eavesdrop on millions of stars, not merely a chosen handful within a few light years of Earth. The vast majority of such signals come from human-generated radio frequency interference (RFI) - satellites, airplanes, cellphones, and the like - and discriminating between RFI and signals of interest is the major challenge facing any SETI search. (more...)
Nvidia (NVDA) Holdings Lifted by Zeke Capital Advisors LLC Nvidia (NVDA) Holdings Lifted by Zeke Capital Advisors LLC
- May 10, 2018

Industrials also rose, as shares of defense companies jumped. While a certain stock increases in value, it might see a plunge as it reaches a specific level of resistance on the higher end.After a recent examination, this company's shares' first resistance level is sitting at 251.70. (more...)
OnePlus 6 Fast AF sale: Amazon discount offer you simply can't refuse OnePlus 6 Fast AF sale: Amazon discount offer you simply can't refuse
- May 10, 2018

To do that, you will need to buy an Amazon India e-gift card for Rs 1,000, and purchase the OnePlus 6 gift card. Customers will be able to purchase Amazon.in e-Gift card worth Rs. As per the latest leak , the following are the OnePlus 6 specifications which have got the fans excited. As far as the pricing is concerned, the base model (6GB RAM+64GB storage) is expected to cost Rs 36,999. (more...)
Another Tesla auto crash kills two people in the US Another Tesla auto crash kills two people in the US
- May 10, 2018

It's the second time in the past two months that the agency has investigated a Tesla fire. In this Friday March 23, 2018 photo provided by KTVU, emergency personnel work a the scene where a Tesla electric SUV crashed into a barrier on U.S. (more...)
All six of Google Assistant's new voices are now live All six of Google Assistant's new voices are now live
- May 10, 2018

However, you can use the Google Assistant to have the auto turn on the AC, adjust the temperature and much more. As CNet explains , by working natively, you can ask Google to just "preheat the oven to 350 degrees", instead of saying "Hey Google, ask LG to preheat the oven to 350 degrees". (more...)
Some Android features not coming to Samsung Some Android features not coming to Samsung
- May 10, 2018

And, if that's not enough, you will be able to hear Google Assistant in the voice of American singer, songwriter and actor John Legend later this year. Prueter said Google is working on a speaker-only mode for the Link Bar, letting it function as a Google Home-type smart speaker . The update will be available later this year. (more...)
No Need To Say No Need To Say "Hey Google" Every time You Command Google Assistant
- May 10, 2018

The Assistant will be able to understand when you're talking to it versus someone else, and will respond accordingly. Google's attempt to make your kids less mean towards the robots is called " pretty please ", and it encourages children to say "please" and " thank you " when dealing with the Google Assistant . (more...)
Finally Time To Raise Your Stake? Argus Upgrades Viavi (VIAV) Shares
- May 10, 2018

The F.N.B. Corporation has the market capitalization of $4.23B. During the same period past year, the company posted $0.10 EPS. Short interest or otherwise called the percentage of a stock's tradable shares now being shorted is another data that investors use to get a handle on sentiment. (more...)
In Syria reported two dead in Israeli strike In Syria reported two dead in Israeli strike
- May 10, 2018

After the attack was reported Wednesday night, IDF Spokesperson Ronen Manelis told reporters that the attack was carried out by members of the Iranian Quds force and that Israel views the incident gravely. "They are determined to do it and we are determined to prevent it". Trump has announced that he was withdrawing the United States from what he called the "decaying and rotten" Iran nuclear deal signed by the Obama regime in 2015. (more...)
Are Hedge Funds Betting Against Hewlett Packard Enterprise Company (HPE)? Are Hedge Funds Betting Against Hewlett Packard Enterprise Company (HPE)?
- May 10, 2018

Hewlett Packard Enterprise Company ( NYSE : HPE ) has shown weekly performance of 1.47%. Hewlett Packard Enterprise announced that its board has initiated a share buyback plan on Thursday, February 22nd that authorizes the company to buyback $5.50 billion in shares. (more...)
Aston Martin says Lagonda EV will retain 'boldness' of concept Aston Martin says Lagonda EV will retain 'boldness' of concept
- May 10, 2018

This powertrain will be a battery-electric unit with all-wheel-drive but what form it will take is not now being revealed. The Lagonda SUV will of course be aimed at a very niche audience and will be a very high end luxury product taking inspiration from the " Vision Concept " that Aston Martin showcased at the 2018 Geneva Auto Show. (more...)
Google's Lookout will help the blind navigate their environment Google's Lookout will help the blind navigate their environment
- May 09, 2018

The app, which is heading to the United States later this year, will give visually challenged auditory cues as they encounter objects, text, and people around them. This enables the app to scan the surroundings. Google Lookout aims to tell the blind and visually impaired more about their surroundings and text. (more...)
How and where you can see the eSports inaugural Overwatch League finals How and where you can see the eSports inaugural Overwatch League finals
- May 09, 2018

The finals will take place at Barclays Center , the home stadium of Brooklyn's National Basketball Association team, the Nets. Today, Blizzard announced that the Overwatch League Grand Finals will be held at the Barclay's Center in Brooklyn, NY. (more...)
You'll be able to play Steam games on your phone next week You'll be able to play Steam games on your phone next week
- May 09, 2018

Later this summer, Valve will also be releasing the Steam Video app, which will extend a similar service to Steam's library of TV shows and movies. The new apps for Android and iOS devices will allow players to stream PC games to their phones, opening up a wide range of possibilities in terms of portable play. (more...)
Pro Evolution Soccer 2019 announced for PS4, Xbox One, and PC Pro Evolution Soccer 2019 announced for PS4, Xbox One, and PC
- May 09, 2018

Barcelona and Brazil player Philippe Coutinho is the cover star for the standard version of the game, with an England-era David Beckham as the cover star for both the download only Legend Edition and the physical David Beckham Edition. PES 2019 is set for a worldwide August release, according to support. Hitting the back of the net in Pro Evolution Soccer 2019 will be more satisfying than ever before with new net physics and celebrations added , teamed with new crowd animations. (more...)
Android P beta support to reach OnePlus 6, confirms company Android P beta support to reach OnePlus 6, confirms company
- May 09, 2018

OnePlus smartphones come with OxygenOS that is almost stock Android with some truly useful customizations thrown in to the mix. To recall the OnePlus 6 specifications - as per rumours and confirmations from the company - the smartphone is expected to sport a 19:9 display with a notch on top. (more...)
Google adds shared AR experiences to Android Google adds shared AR experiences to Android
- May 09, 2018

Matching your AR content and visual experiences in a shared virtual space was always going to be tough. Tango required special hardware, but ARCore is available on a variety of devices without special cameras or sensors. A new inclusion is Vertical Plane Detection which will allow you to place objects on more surfaces such as textured walls - previously it had to be a flat surface such as the floor or a table. (more...)
Apple cracking down on applications that send location data to third-parties Apple cracking down on applications that send location data to third-parties
- May 09, 2018

According to a report by 9to5Mac, the iPhone maker started removing apps that share location data with third-parties without "explicit consent" from users. MoviePass quickly backtracked and ultimately removed the app's "unused" location features. These sections pertain to the collection, storage, and sharing of data. (more...)
Compare: Jio, Airtel, Idea, Vodafone, BSNL Rs.349 Prepaid Recharge Plans Compare: Jio, Airtel, Idea, Vodafone, BSNL Rs.349 Prepaid Recharge Plans
- May 09, 2018

Alongside unlimited voice calling, it also comes with 100 free SMS messages and free PRBT (personalised ringback tunes), but there is no data offered under this plan. However, it is important to note that the unlimited voice calls will be only valid in circles where BSNL has its operations. That said, in between all this, it's the customers who have rejoiced this cut-throat competition the most as they are getting mobile data along with voice calling at dirt cheap prices. (more...)
Bleed Valve Market Size, Share, Segment, Analysis Report, Worldwide to 2025
- May 09, 2018

The report includes graphs, pie charts, distribution maps and various other analytical and presentation tools. Such illustration makes it very simple to interpret the data and to draw inferences from the same. This report also presents product specification, manufacturing process and product cost structure etc. Production is separated by regions, technology and applications. (more...)
Capcom will release Capcom will release "2 major titles" this fiscal year
- May 09, 2018

This fantastic figure reresents the "highest level of profitability" in Capcom's history, according to the legendary developer/publisher. The game has now shipped 7.9 million units, 400,000 more units since the previous report from March . (more...)
Google Photos gets suggested actions, automatic black and white backgrounds Google Photos gets suggested actions, automatic black and white backgrounds
- May 09, 2018

To illustrate what this means, let's take the example of a dating app. Google Photos will also soon be able to suggest quick edits on pictures, such as increasing exposure or making the main subject stand out by draining colour from the background. (more...)
Aston Martin unveils limited-edition Vantage Aston Martin unveils limited-edition Vantage
- May 09, 2018

Aston Martin's specialist Q division has been commissioned to build 14 examples of the new V12 Vantage V600. Aston Martin will start deliveries of the new Vantage V600 in the second half of 2018. All V600 models also come with a unique darkened grille that improves both the cooling of the V12 engine and the car's looks. An all-new carbon fibre diffuser provides the backdrop for an attention grabbing quad exhaust system. (more...)
Trump says 'thank you Kanye!' as his African-American approval rating doubles Trump says 'thank you Kanye!' as his African-American approval rating doubles
- May 09, 2018

It was a trending topic on Twitter on Tuesday with #SlaveryWasAChoice. "When Kanye rips your 10-year-old Nike sketch and claims it", he claimed, adding that West had photoshopped out the title and the date. "He's refused to take his meds, and that's where he's been, for the last couple of weeks leading into last week, so nearly a month now that it's been", a source close to the family said. (more...)