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Virgin Mobile debuts the next generation Apple iPhone 8 Virgin Mobile debuts the next generation Apple iPhone 8
- September 15, 2017

The iPhone 8's 4.7-inch screen features an HD resolution of 1334×750 and a 1400:1 contrast ratio (typical). More pricing details will become available on operator websites. If you're eyeing the iPhone 8 Plus , we like the contract priced £65 per month and £79 upfront. The device is the first Apple watch with a built-in eSIM and it will only work in the United Kingdom if you have an iPhone 6 or above and are on an EE pay monthly or SIM-only plan. (more...)
ASUS brings 3 smartphones in 'Zenfone 4' selfie series to India ASUS brings 3 smartphones in 'Zenfone 4' selfie series to India
- September 15, 2017

The Rs 14,999 " Zenfone 4 Selfie " with dual-selfie cameras features 20MP main sensor with an ƒ/2.0 aperture and 8MP 120° superwide-angle front camera with softlight LED flash. The camera features Sony IMX362 dual-pixel image sensor with 1.4µm pixel size and an ƒ/1.8 aperture. This sensor has a f/1.8 aperture, Asus SuperPixel Engine image processor. (more...)
Destiny 2 - Where to Find Xur September 15, 2017 Destiny 2 - Where to Find Xur September 15, 2017
- September 15, 2017

He operates basically the same as he did in the first game, selling Exotic item wares, but now he's in the open world (this week it's Nessus) instead of a neutral social space. However, when push comes to shove, he is easily the best way to get exotic gear. Bear in mind that the enigmatic Agent of the Nine will be appearing at the same time on the same day every week, and he'll be around for the duration of the weekend. (more...)
Facebook opens an AI research outpost in Canada Facebook opens an AI research outpost in Canada
- September 15, 2017

The lab, which will initially number just ten employees, plus interns, should rise to 30 in a couple of years, will be led by Joelle Pineau, an associate professor at Montreal's McGill University. As you can imagine , the artificial intelligence research lab will be focused on research and development in the field of AI and machine learning. (more...)
The iPhone 8 has a smaller battery than the iPhone 7 The iPhone 8 has a smaller battery than the iPhone 7
- September 15, 2017

Apple has hailed this new update by calling it a giant leap for iPhone and a monumental leap of the iPad. We have no reason to suspect Apple isn't telling the truth, and the message on the phone's screen after Federighi tried to Face ID-unlock it confirms Apple's story. (more...)
KeyCorp Research Analysts Raise Earnings Estimates for Apple Inc. (AAPL) KeyCorp Research Analysts Raise Earnings Estimates for Apple Inc. (AAPL)
- September 15, 2017

The Bremer Trust National Association holds 56,802 shares with $6.58 million value, down from 63,417 last quarter. The company has a market cap of $817.14 billion, a P/E ratio of 17.96 and a beta of 1.27. (NASDAQ: AAPL ). Alta Cap Management Limited Co accumulated 726,037 shares. Hutchin Hill Capital Limited Partnership accumulated 30,000 shares. Kcm Invest Advsr Ltd Com owns 261,815 shares. (more...)
Google to launch a new payments product in India dubbed Tez Google to launch a new payments product in India dubbed Tez
- September 15, 2017

Google Tez is reported to be a localized mobile wallet solution from Google. While NPCI's own BHIM payments app has garnered significant traction since its December launch, the major use case for the app has been person-to-person payments. (more...)
Genesis G70 revealed, on sale early 2018 Genesis G70 revealed, on sale early 2018
- September 15, 2017

There's a very logical explanation why the Genesis brand opted to deliver this presentation during the same time as the 2017 IAA, but at a different location - they're not official in Europe, and according to rumors won't be at least until the end of the decade. (more...)
Apple launches iPhone 8 and iPhone X, UAE prices revealed Apple launches iPhone 8 and iPhone X, UAE prices revealed
- September 15, 2017

So, what exactly is iPhone X offering more than the price difference is so huge? It's arguably the best looking iPhone to date. Still, you don't have to look far to see where successive generations might proclaim their refinements. (more...)
Apple Launches iPhone X: 10 Things To Know About New iPhone Apple Launches iPhone X: 10 Things To Know About New iPhone
- September 15, 2017

But the price may be a sticking point, according to Alphr . Businesses interested in investing in AR don't need to opt for the more expensive iPhone X to be a part of it-the iPhone 8 and 8 Plus are both capable of showing off the ARKit's capabilities. (more...)
How to Pre-Order Apple Watch Series 3 How to Pre-Order Apple Watch Series 3
- September 15, 2017

Based on recent leaks, this is one of the iPhone 8 Plus specs that will not alter in the forthcoming generation. Need a date from Antiquity? Physically they look almost identical to the iPhone 7 series with one large difference: The metal back has been replaced by glass. (more...)
Divinity: Original Sin 2 now available Divinity: Original Sin 2 now available
- September 15, 2017

The world of Rivellon is full of new lands to explore, both beautifully detailed and brutally unsafe. When you're just starting out in Divinity: Original Sin 2 , managing your party's health can be quite tricky, no matter what difficulty setting you're playing on. (more...)
Nokia 2 images leak Nokia 2 images leak
- September 15, 2017

Just yesterday , we reported of Nokia 2 featuring a whopping 4,000 mAh battery being spotted on Federal Communications Commission (FCC). The rear camera housing is inspired from its big brothers, with the camera sensor and the LED flash arranged vertically in an iPhone X-esque style. (more...)
Daimler delivers electric truck to first United States commercial customer Daimler delivers electric truck to first United States commercial customer
- September 15, 2017

A telling factor in this deal is that the money came from Daimler's dedicated truck division, not the auto maker. Parcel delivery service, UPS , has been chosen to trial the new offering in the USA and will put the trucks to work on parcel delivery duties in New York City. (more...)
NASA's Cassini spacecraft begins final approach to Saturn: See pics NASA's Cassini spacecraft begins final approach to Saturn: See pics
- September 15, 2017

The spacecraft is now in the process of emptying its onboard recorder filled with all the scientific data. The spacecraft will then reconfigure for a near-real-time date relay during the final plunge. 15), a suicide plunge that will bring the storied spacecraft's 20 years in space to a dramatic, fiery end. It may be decades until Earth receives views as crisp and stunning as those returned by Cassini. (more...)
Google Reveal New Pixel Phones On Oct 5th Google Reveal New Pixel Phones On Oct 5th
- September 15, 2017

After asking a couple of questions, the video shows the "Funny you should ask" text which is followed by October 4 date. However wonder no more because Google has since confirmed that they will be hosting an event on the 4th of October . (more...)
Autoliv, Inc. (NYSE:ALV) Sees Significantly Higher Trading Volume Autoliv, Inc. (NYSE:ALV) Sees Significantly Higher Trading Volume
- September 15, 2017

Ubs Asset Mngmt Americas owns 202,221 shares. Tredje Ap-fonden controls 9,090 shares worth $998,000. The company reported $1.71 earnings per share (EPS) for the quarter, missing the Thomson Reuters' consensus estimate of $1.84 by $0.13. Autoliv's dividend payout ratio is presently 37.97%. Public Employees Retirement Association Of Colorado has invested 0.01% in Autoliv Inc. "(ALV)" was reported by Dispatch Tribunal and is the property of of Dispatch Tribunal. (more...)
EE exclusive cellular network for Apple Watch Series 3 in UK EE exclusive cellular network for Apple Watch Series 3 in UK
- September 15, 2017

The design challenge Apple faced with the Series 3 was putting a power-hungry LTE radio and antenna inside the device, with a large enough battery to power them, while still keeping the Watch's slim figure. The most significant update to this next-generation OS is an updated Heart Rate app. Apple watch will notify you when there is an elevated heart rate when you are not doing something physical with many more improvements for better hear rate monitoring with Apple heart study. (more...)
Watch the launch trailer for Dishonored: Death of the Outsider Launch Trailer Watch the launch trailer for Dishonored: Death of the Outsider Launch Trailer
- September 15, 2017

In it, you'll see assassin Billie Lurke going apeshit insane with her blade, shanking all-comers in her quest to kill a god, offing the Outsider once and for all. Players will have to utilise Lurk's unique set of skills, supernatural abilities, tasty weapons, and fancy gear, further empowering her as she fights to take back control of the Empire of the Isles from The Outsider, once and for all. (more...)
Azure confidential computing brings data in use encryption to the platform Azure confidential computing brings data in use encryption to the platform
- September 15, 2017

For those not familiar, there are three states of data in the cloud and in general: data in transit, at rest, and in use. With this new security layer, data processed in the cloud is directly controlled by the customer and the customer only. (more...)
Nintendo : la NES Classic Mini de retour prochainement Nintendo : la NES Classic Mini de retour prochainement
- September 15, 2017

Le paradis des spéculateurs donc. Pour l'instant, le constructeur japonais n'a pas précisé la date à laquelle la NES Mini sera de nouveau disponible. Nintendo n'en a visiblement pas fini avec les consoles vintages. Nintendo ajoute également que des stocks de Super NES Classic continueront à être produit au cours de l'année 2018. (more...)
Researchers Built a Microscopic Robot Out of DNA Researchers Built a Microscopic Robot Out of DNA
- September 15, 2017

Just as robots have been sent to places too distant for humans to visit, such as other planets, mastering molecular robotics would allow us to "send them to places that are perhaps too small for humans to go to, for example inside the bloodstream ", says Lulu Qian at the California Institute of Technology in Pasadena. (more...)
Hubble spots black, super hot exoplanet Hubble spots black, super hot exoplanet
- September 15, 2017

The planet's atmosphere is so hot that most molecules are unable to survive on the blistering day side of the planet, where the temperature is 4,600 degrees Fahrenheit. The planet, called a "hot Jupiter" because it is huge and very close to its star, has an egg shape due to the star's gravity. With a radius nearly twice that of Jupiter and a year of just over one Earth day, WASP-12b is categorised as a hot Jupiter (https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Hot_Jupiter). (more...)
Alphabet is reportedly considering investing $1 billion in Lyft Alphabet is reportedly considering investing $1 billion in Lyft
- September 15, 2017

Alphabet is an investor in Uber Technologies Inc., Lyft's largest rival, but its self-driving vehicle unit, Waymo, is now involved in a legal battle with Uber. It's received $2.6 billion in venture funding and is valued at $7.5 billion, whereas Uber has received $12.9 billion and is valued at $68 billion. But over the past few months, Lyft has been gaining on its competitor. (more...)
Trump ally Stone to testify to House panel probing election meddling Trump ally Stone to testify to House panel probing election meddling
- September 15, 2017

He said he had not heard from the FBI or special counsel Robert Mueller, who are conducting an investigation into Russian meddling in the USA election and potential ties to the Trump campaign. "I have again asked for immediate release of the transcripts so that there will be no confusion or misinformation about my testimony", Stone said, Politico reported . (more...)
Beware! Arya Stark can now unlock your iPhone X Beware! Arya Stark can now unlock your iPhone X
- September 15, 2017

To Franken, the concern is that Apple could use the so-called faceprints it collects through its new unlocking system, called Face ID , "to benefit other sectors of its business, sell it to third parties for surveillance purposes, or receive law enforcement requests to access it facial recognition system - eventual uses that may not be contemplated by Apple customers", the lawmaker said in a letter to the company Wednesday. (more...)
Bose upcoming QuietComfort 35 II headphones will come with Google Assistant Bose upcoming QuietComfort 35 II headphones will come with Google Assistant
- September 15, 2017

Bose might be Google's next partner. A promotional video of QuietComfort 35 (QC35) II, an upcoming addition to Bose's QuietComfort of noise-cancelling headphones lineup surfaced online on Thursday, giving us the first look at what the Google Assistant-powered headphones could do. (more...)
Jaguar sets out to prove I-Pace in a new racing series Jaguar sets out to prove I-Pace in a new racing series
- September 15, 2017

The i-PACE is set to go on sale in the second half of 2018 and is an all electric, 294kW 4-door that'll get from 0-100km/h in 4 seconds. The five-seat sports auto now exists only in concept form, but is due to go on sale in 2018. Technology improvements through testing could also filter down into new cars. With rivals launching multiple electric models and concepts, Mr Goss rejected claims that his company was playing catch-up: "We are always sensitive talking about the future and we haven't ... (more...)
Stop staring: Decoding Apple's Face ID Stop staring: Decoding Apple's Face ID
- September 15, 2017

However, Apple has assured that the FaceID is absolutely working perfectly. Despite that, some questions still remain. Some speculated that Face ID might be at fault, while experienced iPhone users quickly identified the problem as being a security protection built into iOS. (more...)
Mexicans' views of United States decline dramatically, Pew Center poll shows Mexicans' views of United States decline dramatically, Pew Center poll shows
- September 15, 2017

However, Mexicans express less of a willingness to live and work in the USA without authorization than they did in 2015, with only 13% saying that they would do so, down from 20% two years ago. "If you are going to say that Mexico is not going to pay for the wall, then I do not want to meet with you guys anymore because I can not live with that". (more...)