Technology


Samsung Note 8 leak confirms dual camera
- August 09, 2017

Supposedly, this technology is being followed so that Samsung can fit a bigger battery in the next upcoming Galaxy S flagship without making the handset heavier. Elsewhere on the internet, Roland Quandt has uncovered another interesting thing about the Galaxy Note 8 . It was also spotted in leaked schematics . (more...)
Valve is making a Dota card game to release in 2018 Valve is making a Dota card game to release in 2018
- August 09, 2017

Apparently, it's a card combat game that is based on the Dota 2 universe. "I kept building barracks in the third [lane], and I kept flooding the lane with creeps". It's clear that this is an announcement based on Blizzard's success of Hearthstone and Bethesda's success of The Elder Scrolls: Legends. Additional information will be revealed before Artifact's 2018 release. (more...)
Fluent Design to arrive soon on Xbox One in a major update Fluent Design to arrive soon on Xbox One in a major update
- August 09, 2017

Spotify's arrival on Xbox One finally balances the scales of streaming services on the two leading consoles, the Xbox One and the PS4. These blocks will evolve over time based on the things you like to do. The Game bar is also going to receive an update in Windows 10 which will give more control to the users in audio settings and Game Mode. According to information sent to TechRadar, Spotify will be available to download on Xbox One devices in 34 countries around the world starting today ... (more...)
Dow tracks 9th straight day of record close Dow tracks 9th straight day of record close
- August 09, 2017

HIGH ON TECH: Gains among chipmakers and digital storage companies helped lift technology sector stocks. Japan's Nikkei 225 slipped 0.31% while South Korea's benchmark Kospi index erased earlier gains to slide 0.3%. 1 USA meat processor reported greater-than-expected quarterly profit and sales. And back home, the Australian share market closed higher on Monday: At the closing bell, The S&P/ASX 200 Index closed about 53 points up or 0.9 per cent higher for the day at 5,774. (more...)
LG GPad X2 8.0 Plus shows up on T-Mobile's website LG GPad X2 8.0 Plus shows up on T-Mobile's website
- August 09, 2017

However, ahead of its official launch, T-Mobile's listing has shared nearly all the specifications and features about the upcoming LG device. Dubbed the GPad X2 8.0 Plus, the tablet popped up on a support page that was posted on T-Mobile's website. (more...)
2016 iPad Game of the Year, Severed, comes to Nintendo Switch eShop 2016 iPad Game of the Year, Severed, comes to Nintendo Switch eShop
- August 09, 2017

That's right, swipe savvy heroes: you can head into the eShop this very instant ahead of Thursday's regular refresher and download the seductive slasher without delay. Created by DrinkBox Studios, the team behind the fun Guacamelee , Severed is a unique, touched based game, which is to say, that as far as we can tell, you can only play Severed in handheld mode. (more...)
Sonic Mania brings back Sonic 2's competitive multiplayer Sonic Mania brings back Sonic 2's competitive multiplayer
- August 09, 2017

Competition mode begins when each player chooses a character. For now only Sonic , Tails and Knuckles are confirmed for when the game launches next week on August 15. One thing that many players do not like is the announcer's voice, but it's likely that you will be able to turn his voice off in the options menu, but only time will tell if you actually can. (more...)
Sony Xperia XZ1 running Android 8.0 spotted on GFX Bench Sony Xperia XZ1 running Android 8.0 spotted on GFX Bench
- August 09, 2017

However, according to a new rumor we'll be seeing the XZ1 Compact fairly soon - following its alleged August 31 unveiling, the device is set to hit the shelves "within 10 days". There will also be a 13MP sensor on the front for selfies. The smartphone will come with standard connectivity options such as Bluetooth, GPS, NFC and Wi-Fi, along with accelerometer, gyroscope, light and proximity sensors. (more...)
Fruth Investment Management Cuts Position in Brocade Communications Systems, Inc. (NASDAQ:BRCD)
- August 08, 2017

Stephens Inc. AR now owns 11,960 shares of the technology company's stock worth $149,000 after buying an additional 1,792 shares during the last quarter. Annual EPS Growth of past 5 years is 38.20%. On average, equities analysts expect that Brocade Communications Systems will post $0.58 earnings per share for the current year. (more...)
Leaked iPhone 8 photo reportedly shows new internals in Apple's mobile line Leaked iPhone 8 photo reportedly shows new internals in Apple's mobile line
- August 08, 2017

As reported by 9to5Mac, Apple uses the account to feature images from its "Shot on iPhone" campaign alongside interviews with and quotes from photographers that shot those images. While he previously believed the iPhone 8 would arrive in stores later than the iPhone 7s and 7s Plus, KGI Securities analyst (and famed Apple rumor-monger) Ming-Chi Kuo has changed his mind. (more...)
Palo Capital Inc. Has $459000 Position in Walt Disney Company (The) (DIS) Palo Capital Inc. Has $459000 Position in Walt Disney Company (The) (DIS)
- August 08, 2017

About shares traded. Amgen, Inc. With that said, researchers took a deep dive into the hotly debated question: is it too early to buy The Walt Disney Company (NYSE:DIS). For the last month, company shares are 5.80%. Holt Capital Limited Liability Dba Holt Capital Lp holds 0.08% or 2,175 shares in its portfolio. Pictet And Cie (Europe) reported 258,130 shares or 4.5% of all its holdings. (more...)
Google engineer fired over anti-diversity memo says he may sue Google engineer fired over anti-diversity memo says he may sue
- August 08, 2017

Google is teaching girls that their path to "financial freedom" lies in "complaining to HR", the managing director of a Peter Thiel investment fund said on Tuesday, drawing sharp criticism on social media. Jeet Heer, senior editor at The New Republic, said the engineer should not have been fired for his ideas. Damore confirmed his firing in an email to Bloomberg , saying that he had been dismissed for "perpetuating gender stereotypes" and that he's "currently exploring all possible ... (more...)
'It hurts' as Nissan plant votes to spurn UAW 'It hurts' as Nissan plant votes to spurn UAW
- August 08, 2017

Nissan gave the United Auto Workers an inaccurate list of eligible voters and assigned negative ratings to workers who support unionization, the UAW said in a batch of charges filed against the automaker less than an hour before polls closed August 4 in a failed bid to unionize a factory in Canton, Miss. (more...)
New Tile Pro Trackers Are Waterproof New Tile Pro Trackers Are Waterproof
- August 08, 2017

Both new models are more rugged than before and have a smarter, more expensive-looking design. The company says that the Tile Pro doubles the detection range to 200 feet, and the companion app has a clearer proximity meter created to help you home in on your misplaced items. (more...)
Spotify is bringing background music to the Xbox One Spotify is bringing background music to the Xbox One
- August 08, 2017

Late to the game after the version of the Spotify player for Sony's PlayStation 3 and PlayStation 4, its arrival is nonetheless a welcome one for gamers looking to escape the normal soundtrack for their favorite titles. If you're playing a game where the soundtrack doesn't play as often as you'd like, or a game where you don't mind listening to music in the background, Spotify now has you covered Xbox One users. (more...)
Ni No Kuni 2 Special Editions and Season Pass Revealed Ni No Kuni 2 Special Editions and Season Pass Revealed
- August 08, 2017

This edition will release in Europe both for PS4 and PC, costing respectively €150 and €140. In the United States, a $60 Day One edition will include the base game and " Special Sword Set DLC " including 5 swords. Alongside the standard release, Bandai Namco announced today that the game will also be available in limited-quantity Premium and Collector's Editions. (more...)
Aishwarya Rai's ex-boyfriend's brother refuses to work with her Aishwarya Rai's ex-boyfriend's brother refuses to work with her
- August 08, 2017

A source told DNA: " Akshay Oberoi was approached for the film. But you never know, as neither of them has yet signed on the dotted line". Well, according to sources, it could be because of Aishwarya's former lover Vivek Oberoi. Aishwarya was at Allahabad to immerse her father, Krishnaraj Rai's ashes, at the banks of Triveni Sangam, which is a confluence of three rivers in Allahabad. (more...)
Taiwan Semiconductor Manufacturing Company Ltd. (TSM) Shares Sold by Bessemer Group Inc
- August 08, 2017

The company's 3-months average volume stands at 6.66 million. Zacks Investment Research lowered shares of Taiwan Semiconductor Mfg. Co. ILLEGAL ACTIVITY WARNING: "Nuveen Asset Management LLC Purchases New Position in Taiwan Semiconductor Manufacturing Company Ltd. (more...)
New Nissan Leaf leaks: Mainstream style prompts controversy New Nissan Leaf leaks: Mainstream style prompts controversy
- August 08, 2017

The new pictures of the 2018 Nissan Leaf that made its rounds on Twitter space a couple of days ago seem to establish what Nissan thinks. They show a more angular nose, sharper headlights and sleeker bodyshape. It's no secret that Nissan has a new all-electric vehicle in the pipeline. Using sonars and cameras, the auto will be able to park itself in parallel, angled, front or straight back-in parking spots, handling throttle, braking and steering input. (more...)
Abbott Laboratories (NYSE:ABT) Releases FY17 Earnings Guidance
- August 08, 2017

About 223,416 shares traded. The stock of Abbott Laboratories (NYSE: ABT ) earned "Buy" rating by Jefferies on Thursday, August 4. It has underperformed by 0.80% the S&P500. Investors sentiment increased to 1.01 in 2016 Q4. They expect $1.42 EPS, up 1.43% or $0.02 from last year's $1.4 per share. It increased, as 83 investors sold ABT shares while 496 reduced holdings. (more...)
Intel unveils new form factor for petabyte SSDs Intel unveils new form factor for petabyte SSDs
- August 08, 2017

These combine "a new Intel-developed SATA controller, innovative SATA firmware and the industry's highest density 32-layer 3D NAND". Lately, Intel seems to be pushing the envelope with new form factors of computing products. In comparison, using traditional 10TB 3.5-inch hard drives would require a dramatically larger 4U rack, with similarly increased power supply and cooling costs. (more...)
Apple Watch Series 3 Might Come Sporting a New Form Factor Apple Watch Series 3 Might Come Sporting a New Form Factor
- August 08, 2017

However, the company appears to have made amends and the Apple Watch has found its place in the crowded wearable market. With the tech company added Intel as its modem supplier for last year's iPhones , it indicated that the LTE modem for the new smartwatch could be supplied by the same. (more...)
Disney unveils lighthouse statue honoring toddler killed by alligator Disney unveils lighthouse statue honoring toddler killed by alligator
- August 08, 2017

Disney and the Graves family announced in June a sculpture of a lighthouse will soon stand on Disney property to remember Lane. Graves and his family were vacationing from Nebraska in June 2016 when he was killed. It added signs warning guests of reptiles in its waterways. "We will continue to honor Lane and preserve his spirit through the Lane Thomas Foundation", the Graves family said. (more...)
Intel releases full specs, prices, for new Core X range Intel releases full specs, prices, for new Core X range
- August 08, 2017

LCC chips are Low Core Count CPUs, with a contiguous L3 cache "wrapped" by CPU cores. Intel today confirmed that the Core i9-7940X will have a base clock of 3.1GHz, Turbo Boost of 4.3GHz and Turbo Boost Max 3.0 of 4.4GHz. The new chips are expected to be available starting in September, with prices ranging from $242 for the i5 and $339-$599 for the i7s, all the way up to $1,999 for the best-of-the-best i9. (more...)
Harvard University Will Welcome Its First Majority-Nonwhite Freshman Class This Fall Harvard University Will Welcome Its First Majority-Nonwhite Freshman Class This Fall
- August 08, 2017

One case, involving Harvard University , accuses the school of discriminating against Asian students by holding them to a higher bar for admission than other groups of students . On average, the complaint alleges, Asian students have to have SAT scores 140 points higher than white students , 270 points higher than Hispanics and 450 points higher than black students to be admitted. (more...)
Apple launches iOS 11 Developer Beta 5 Apple launches iOS 11 Developer Beta 5
- August 08, 2017

As of now, iOS 11 Beta 5 is available for developers only, which means it is not released for normal iPhone users, but as we have mentioned above, it is expected to go live in September. It can convert the device in a more capable tablet. In this tutorial, you will learn how to instal Apple's Configuration Profile file to trigger the iOS beta 5 firmware. (more...)
Google is working on a Snapchat Discover like feature called 'Stamp' Google is working on a Snapchat Discover like feature called 'Stamp'
- August 08, 2017

Facebook has a well-deserved reputation for successfully cribbing features from Snapchat and now Google appears to be adopting a similar approach, underscoring both Snapchat's tremendous influence on the mobile user experience and the difficulty new mobile platforms having competing against giants like Facebook and Google. (more...)
Hellblade: Senua's Sacrifice Giveaway Hellblade: Senua's Sacrifice Giveaway
- August 08, 2017

Permadeath in games is fairly common now, but can be jarring if you purchase a game without expecting it to be the case. We received a lot of queries from our readers regarding the exact release time of Hellblade: Senua's Sacrifice for PlayStation 4 and PC. (more...)
Peter Thiel Says Trump Admin 'Incompetent,' May End In 'Disaster' Peter Thiel Says Trump Admin 'Incompetent,' May End In 'Disaster'
- August 08, 2017

Thiel with Trump at the tech summit event he helped arrange at Trump Tower in December. He first tied himself to the then candidate in May of a year ago, when he was chosen as California's delegate for the Republican National Convention. We still need change. The sources who talked with BuzzFeed News spent time with Thiel in private group settings before and after the election at his homes in Los Angeles, San Francisco, and Hawaii, engaging in candid discussions on the PayPal cofounder's ... (more...)
Galaxy S8 helps Samsung Electronics regain market share in Japan
- August 08, 2017

That's exactly what Samsung may be doing with the Galaxy S9 , tips Korean media today, referring to "industry sources". For example, manufacturers may choose to increase the battery capacities of their devices by reducing the space taken up by the substrate. (more...)