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Xiaomi India introduces Mi VIP Club: Upgrade Rewards, Birthday Gifts and more Xiaomi India introduces Mi VIP Club: Upgrade Rewards, Birthday Gifts and more
- May 11, 2018

Earlier, Xiaomi had introduced the Reward Mi program to reward Xiaomi fans and now, it has come up with the Mi Vip Club which has four levels. That said, to move to a higher tier, members need to keep on collecting VIP Points . Lastly, access to Members-Only Events which will include two exclusive event benefits where multiple units/quantities will be on sale only available to VIP members. (more...)
PlayStation E3 Showcase Time and Games Revealed PlayStation E3 Showcase Time and Games Revealed
- May 11, 2018

The Chairman of Sony Interactive Entertainment Worldwide, Shawn Layden, recently sat down with the PlayStation Blogcast to provide a little insight as to what we can expect from their stage time. A year ago we introduced the new Sucker Punch title, Ghost of Tsushima , so we're going to go a deep dive into where the team is at on that-it's going to be fabulous. (more...)
Microsoft expands Xbox One digital game gifting, adds PC games as well Microsoft expands Xbox One digital game gifting, adds PC games as well
- May 11, 2018

Microsoft's service for gifting games to friends is finally getting the full roll-out, and is now compatible with PC games , PC DLC and all Xbox One Games . A dialog box will open up asking for the email address of the recipient you would like to gift the game. Gift purchasers can only buy two discounted products - and a total of 10 discounted products - every 14 days. (more...)
Google reveals its plans for your data after GDPR Google reveals its plans for your data after GDPR
- May 11, 2018

Data collected by Google is now viewable from " My Activity " and users are provided with the option to delete specific activities or periods of activity they would rather not be linked to their account. If ads are a bother, users now have the ability to manage or mute the ads they see on Google, on websites, and in apps, using an Ads Settings tool and Mute This Ad control. (more...)
Google unveils human-sounding AI Assistant 'Duplex', raises ethical concerns Google unveils human-sounding AI Assistant 'Duplex', raises ethical concerns
- May 11, 2018

The technology giant is under fire after designing artificial intelligence that can converse over the phone, mimicking a human voice. Ultimately, the company hopes that Duplex will develop into a system that might one day solve "accessibility problems", The Guardian says. (more...)
LA Financiere DE L Echiquier Buys 4065 Shares of Facebook, Inc. (FB) LA Financiere DE L Echiquier Buys 4065 Shares of Facebook, Inc. (FB)
- May 11, 2018

Mastagni's op-ed follows other sharp critiques of Facebook's governance from big pension funds in recent months as the social media giant has navigated the fallout of its Cambridge Analytica crisis. For the most recent quarter, quick ratio was 9.9, current ratio was 9.9, LT Debt/Equity ratio was 0 and Total Debt/Equity ratio stands at 0, while Payout ratio is 0. (more...)
Vivo X21 UD Expected to be Launched in India on May 29 Vivo X21 UD Expected to be Launched in India on May 29
- May 11, 2018

According to official listing on TENAA, the device is expected to launch in China in the upcoming days, which has a similar design as of the original Vivo X21. It will include an internal storage of 128GB, which can be further expanded up to 256GB via microSD card. On the front is an iPhone X-like top notch that homes the 12-megapixel front camera that has attributes like an f/2.0 aperture, IR match lighting, 3D mapping, and Face Wake facial recognition. (more...)
Meghan Markle's wax figure has been revealed and it's surprisingly good Meghan Markle's wax figure has been revealed and it's surprisingly good
- May 11, 2018

Around this time, Meghan and her mother are expected to leave for the chapel from their overnight accommodation, travelling along the Long Walk so thousands of spectators can catch a glimpse of the bride. Obviously, Meghan was right to be excited. The couple is surrounded by some 500 spectators in an effort to recreate the actual wedding procession to be held on 19 May. (more...)
New Report Provides 2011-2018 Overview of Global Automotive Collision Repair Market New Report Provides 2011-2018 Overview of Global Automotive Collision Repair Market
- May 11, 2018

This is most valuable part of Automotive Lightweight report has one key objective - to provide reader all the necessary insights to study current market vendor landscape of Automotive Lightweight and to stay advanced in this highly competitive environment. (more...)
Eli Lilly shares rise amid ARMO BioSciences deal Eli Lilly shares rise amid ARMO BioSciences deal
- May 11, 2018

LLY traded at an unexpectedly low level on 09/05/2018 when the stock experienced a 0.49% gain to a closing price of $79.27. Eli Lilly notes that once the tender offer is complete, it plans to acquire all non-tendered ARMO shares through a second-step merger. (more...)
Google to Improve Performance of Android TV with the Latest Updates Google to Improve Performance of Android TV with the Latest Updates
- May 11, 2018

Google wowed the crowd at its annual IO conference in the USA with a demo that saw Google Assistant (the search giant's equivalent of Apple's Siri) handle a complete call to a hair salon. And while Google's demonstration highlighted the benign uses of conversational robots, what happens when spammers and scammers get hold of them? Just as with chocolate, alcohol or my drug of choice - coffee - it's up to each of us to decide whether to use these products and how much and how often. (more...)
Enbridge Inc. (ENB), Fluor Corporation (FLR)
- May 11, 2018

Wells Fargo And Com Mn has 1.04 million shs for 0.02% of their capital. Carroll Fin has invested 0% in Fluor Corporation (NYSE: FLR ). Whittier owns 605 shares or 0% of their U.S. The rating was maintained by RBC Capital Markets with "Buy" on Wednesday, January 3. The firm earned "Buy" rating on Wednesday, May 9 by Bank of America. (more...)
This black dot bug is crashing iPhones This black dot bug is crashing iPhones
- May 10, 2018

According to a report , a new bug is being circulated on WhatsApp that crashes not only the app but also jeopardises the functioning of the operating system on a smartphone. The right-to-left text format is used for languages such as Arabic and Urdu while the more common left-to-right text format is used for languages such as English. (more...)
Conan Exiles sold over 1 million copies ahead of today's release Conan Exiles sold over 1 million copies ahead of today's release
- May 10, 2018

Today, a major launch update went out across all platforms, introducing massive new areas to the game. Users of Sony's console had to wait quite a while to play the game due to the lack of an early access-like feature on PS4. Funcom has rolled out a massive update for Conan Exiles across all of the titles platforms, the update debuts the title to its full release and has improved the game in numerous ways. (more...)
Featured Stock: Apple Inc. (AAPL) Featured Stock: Apple Inc. (AAPL)
- May 10, 2018

Natixis has invested 1.89% in Apple Inc . Increased volatility and interest from bargain investors have put the stock on a number of investor's watchlists of late. Franklin reported 17.97 million shares. Moreno Evelyn V owns 73,194 shares. 245,993 were reported by Silvercrest Asset Management Gru Ltd Liability Co. (more...)
PTFE (non-stick) Coatings Market by Manufacturers and Sales 2017 to 2022 PTFE (non-stick) Coatings Market by Manufacturers and Sales 2017 to 2022
- May 10, 2018

Intumescent Coatings Market report is a tremendous resource, which provides technical and financial details of the Market and elaborates the Intumescent Coatings Market overview. The data is concerned to the production and consumption patterns, revenue (million USD), market share and growth rate of United States Bituminous Coatings Market in these regions, for 7 years from 2018 to 2025 (forecast), its Share (%) and CAGR for forecasted period 2018 to 2025. (more...)
Volkswagen Unveils Fastest Golf GTI at Worthersee Volkswagen Unveils Fastest Golf GTI at Worthersee
- May 10, 2018

Wolfsburg / Reifnitz, May 2018 At this year's GTI Meeting at Wörthersee from May 9-12, Volkswagen will present a new milestone in the history of the cult compact vehicle: the Golf GTI TCR Concept, which has a top speed of 164 miles per hour and is nearly ready for production. (more...)
Monster Hunter Generations Ultimate Nintendo Switch Release Date Revealed Monster Hunter Generations Ultimate Nintendo Switch Release Date Revealed
- May 10, 2018

Monster Hunter: World got its time to shine as the latest and greatest, and now Generations Ultimate will step back for a bit and let players hunt anywhere they like when it launches on August 28 for Nintendo Switch. Players can experiment and choose from six different Hunting Styles including two new ones called Brave Style, which rewards players with new moves for landing successive attacks, and Alchemy Style, a support style that grants the ability to creating useful items on the fly ... (more...)
Google Drive to get a new fresh look to match Gmail's redesign Google Drive to get a new fresh look to match Gmail's redesign
- May 10, 2018

Google has changed the logo on the top left to that of Google Drive logo. Check out the changes at the link below. This may not please everybody as part of the kudos of paying for G Suite comes in that its bedecked in your company logo. (more...)
The New Neo Geo Mini Comes Preloaded With 40 Games The New Neo Geo Mini Comes Preloaded With 40 Games
- May 10, 2018

It will ship in two different designs the Japanese version looks almost identical to the original Neo Geo arcade cabinet, while the overseas version has a sleek blue, black, and gray design that looks a little bit more contemporary. It will be interesting to see the level of interest people have in a Neo-Geo retro system. Japanese gaming company SNK has officially announced the Neo Geo Mini , quite possibly the coolest-looking miniature of them all, and it'll look great sitting on ... (more...)
Updated Google Assistant Could Make Calls to Book Your Appointment Updated Google Assistant Could Make Calls to Book Your Appointment
- May 10, 2018

Using artificial intelligence , Google Assistant will soon be able to call and book appointments for you. Numerous new features centre on the use of artificial intelligence to help save time . But now, a user can issue more than one command - such as a follow-up question - for up to eight seconds, and Assistant will answer. Incredibly, one of the women on the call was actually an enhanced version of Google's AI Assistant. (more...)
Wade Miley to miss four to six weeks with strained oblique Wade Miley to miss four to six weeks with strained oblique
- May 10, 2018

Miley suffered the injury during the first inning of Tuesday's start against the Indians . Cleveland are 3-8 in the last 11 meetings. He left Tuesday night's game with a strained right oblique. The Brewers were zero for two with runners in scoring position and never mounted a serious threat. He had won his previous five starts. Junior Guerra is on the mound for his sixth start of the year for the Brewers in this contest. (more...)
Lenovo working on smartphone with full-bezel screen, small body ratio Lenovo working on smartphone with full-bezel screen, small body ratio
- May 10, 2018

The teaser image posted by Cheng reveals only a portion of the sides and top of the phone. Lenovo , a popular Chinese tech company has officially teased the new smartphone with full screen display which is expected to be launched in the market next month. (more...)
Asteroid was found at the edges of the solar system Asteroid was found at the edges of the solar system
- May 10, 2018

According to astronomers at the European Southern Observatory (ESO), the asteroid, known as 2004 EW95 , was hurled into the Kuiper Belt shortly after it formed in the asteroid belt located between Jupiter and Mars . A 300-kilometer-long asteroid, which is rich in carbon and moves in the distant Kaper at the edge of our solar system, about four billion kilometers from Earth, has discovered an global team of astronomers. (more...)
Samsung Galaxy S8 Lite launch date and colour variants leaked Samsung Galaxy S8 Lite launch date and colour variants leaked
- May 10, 2018

We have already seen the smartphone pop up on Geekbench, and more recently on TENAA . The mysterious leakster, Ice Universe twitted on his Tweeter handle that "It is nearly certain that Note9 has no FOD". Want a date? Pencil in the evening of Sunday 24 February. As per the reports , Samsung will not implement an under-display fingerprint sensor on the Galaxy Note 9. (more...)