Technology


Pokemon Go adds Shiny Pikachu, but only in Japan for now Pokemon Go adds Shiny Pikachu, but only in Japan for now
- August 10, 2017

There is no doubt that " Pokemon GO " continues to be the biggest mobile game in recent memory. That means Shiny Pichu and Shiny Raichu can also be found (though the former would be in eggs and no one has confirmed getting one yet), or evolved. (more...)
Apple's new iPhone is under production now! Apple's new iPhone is under production now!
- August 10, 2017

It could take a few hundred milliseconds to scan the user's face and unlock the iPhone . Apple hasn't announced anything about the iPhone 8 (7s) yet, but we already have a good idea of when it will be released. The iPhone 7s Plus dummy unit has the same silver back panel as previously leaked iPhone 8 prototypes. A Bloomberg report by last month detailed Apple's facial recognition technology and also how the conventional Touch ID fingerprint sensor could be replaced. (more...)
Skoda Rapid Monte Carlo Edition to be launched next week Skoda Rapid Monte Carlo Edition to be launched next week
- August 10, 2017

The petrol version will be powered by a 2.0-litre TSI petrol unit that produces 230 hp paired to a six-speed DSG. It will also sport LED headlamps with DRLs (daytime running lights), tail lamps, fog lamps, steel exhaust tips and a tailgate spoiler. (more...)
Microsoft agrees to Windows changes after Kaspersky complaint
- August 10, 2017

All of these changes are enough to convince Kaspersky to withdraw its complaint. Russian security software company Kaspersky Lab has dropped its antitrust complaint against Microsoft after the USA technology giant agreed with demands to give third-party antivirus (AV) software providers more time to prepare for Windows updates. (more...)
Super Meat Boy Confirmed for Nintendo Switch Super Meat Boy Confirmed for Nintendo Switch
- August 10, 2017

In such a short space of time, Super Meat Boy quickly gained a reputation for being one of those games, despite its sinister difficulty, was one you just couldn't put down. For more on your favorite single player games, follow OnlySP on Twitter and Facebook . Inversus Deluxe, the name of the Switch version, features more maps, ranked multiplayer, new powers, and other additional content. (more...)
Facebook to introduce new video platform to rival Netflix and YouTube Facebook to introduce new video platform to rival Netflix and YouTube
- August 10, 2017

It will begin replacing the current video tab for users tomorrow in Facebook's apps for Android, iOS, the web, and television. " Watch " will offer programming ranging from professional women's basketball to a safari show and a parenting program. (more...)
Public sex at Wisconsin State Fair could result in charges Public sex at Wisconsin State Fair could result in charges
- August 10, 2017

The New York Post reports that Desiree Anderson and Robert Beasley , both 28, were seen having highly indiscreet sex in the concession stand area at the state fair in West Allis this weekend. It was unclear if the couple is now married to one another as multiple reports have said they are and others have said they "were previously". The pair appeared to be aware that they were being filmed during their illicit tryst that horrified some attendants at the fair - with a smiling Beasley ... (more...)
Lenovo launches K8 Note starting at Rs 12999 Lenovo launches K8 Note starting at Rs 12999
- August 10, 2017

It provides the large screen to the users while gaming, watching videos, etc. Incidentally, the display resolution is same as last year's model. This phone contains the 178-degree wide viewing angle. This phone supports the USB OTG. Further, the smartphone also supports fast charging and you don't have to buy a separate charger, the 15W rapid charger is bundled in the box. (more...)
Gateway Investment Advisers LLC Decreases Stake in Tyson Foods, Inc
- August 10, 2017

Tyson Foods, Inc ., launched on January 31, 1986, is a food company, which is involved in offering chicken, beef and pork, as well as prepared foods. The stock declined 0.95% or $0.62 reaching $64.4 on the news. The Ohio-based Parkwood Ltd Liability Com has invested 0.09% in Tyson Foods, Inc . (NYSE: TSN ) rating on Tuesday, November 22. The firm has "Sector Perform" rating given on Tuesday, May 10 by RBC Capital Markets. (more...)
Deadpool Director Miller to Helm Neuromancer Movie Deadpool Director Miller to Helm Neuromancer Movie
- August 10, 2017

Miller and his VFX studio Blur will reportedly build the film from the ground up. Miller had been set to direct Deadpool 2 for Fox but dropped out of the sequel over creative differences. It's got different stakes, different things happen, some pretty tragic, dark s**t happens in the first part of the film, in the beginning, and the rest of the film is kind of dealing with that, so that's interesting. (more...)
Paytm Mall joins the sale bandwagon with Independence Day offers
- August 10, 2017

Paytm Mall , run by Paytm E-commerce Pvt. Amazon Prime members are being given early access to some of the top deals, along with cashbacks for Amazon Pay and credit or debit card holders of certain banks. Coming to the products on offer, the biggest discounts again can be found on phones. Lenovo Vibe K5 Note (3GB/32GB): The price of the device has been slashed down by Rs 2,500. (more...)
Glencore raises earnings guidance, sees electric vehicles boosting demand Glencore raises earnings guidance, sees electric vehicles boosting demand
- August 10, 2017

Helping to drive this was a surge in commodity prices: in the first six months of this year copper has risen by 22 per cent, cobalt by 109 per cent and zinc 49 per cent. Rio Tinto PLC reported a net profit of $3.3 billion in the first half, up from $1.7 billion a year earlier, fueled by a 25% gain in revenues. The Switzerland-based group further lifted its full-year earnings guidance for its marketing arm. (more...)
Lenovo confirms Phab series smartphones won't get Android 7.0 Nougat update Lenovo confirms Phab series smartphones won't get Android 7.0 Nougat update
- August 10, 2017

Now that the Chinese handset maker basically dropped support for the entire Phab series, is there any reason to buy any of the new Phab smartphones that Lenovo might plan to launch in the future? It is always disappointing when a device won't be getting any more latest OS update, especially since the Phab 2 Pro was launched just a year ago. (more...)
Google Play Protect features now appearing for some users Google Play Protect features now appearing for some users
- August 10, 2017

Google announced Play Protect back at Google I/O 2017 in May. Google Play Protect was introduced at this year's Google I/O by Google and it was rolled out to a few beta users a few weeks ago. From here you can see a page that displays all the recently scanned apps and also toggles that let you disable devices scanning and the sending of unknown apps to Google for better detection. (more...)
Renders of Google Pixel 2 Leaked in High-Resolution Images Renders of Google Pixel 2 Leaked in High-Resolution Images
- August 10, 2017

Google's Nexus 5X is getting an August update for Android 7.1.2 Nougat. What it does is to create a dual partition system within the phone's memory that acts as a backup for itself. The best part is that you never have to worry about device memory when it comes to Android updates. Unfortunately for audiophiles, the Google Pixel 2 is also leaving the 3.5-mm headphone jack in the past. (more...)
Texans' Tom Savage, Deshaun Watson 'making each other better' Texans' Tom Savage, Deshaun Watson 'making each other better'
- August 10, 2017

The team's next preseason game comes on August 19 against the Tennessee Titans. Head coach Bill O'Brien said Watson and third-stringer Brandon Weeden will also see playing time versus the Carolina Panthers on Wednesday night. Injury-wise, both teams have a few guys to keep an eye on. Thereafter: seven games Thursday, three Friday, three Saturday and two Sunday. The Panthers are coming off a 6-10 season in 2016, which saw them miss out on the postseason just a year after winning the ... (more...)
ASUS Zenfone AR, Augmented Reality And VR Demonstrated ASUS Zenfone AR, Augmented Reality And VR Demonstrated
- August 10, 2017

The "Pro" moniker suggests that this will be the more pricey device among the batch. However, leakster Roland Quandt has claimed in his tweets that the Zenfone 4 (ZE554KL) with 4GB RAM, 64GB storage and Qualcomm Snapdragon 630 processor will be priced at $400, while the Zenfone 4 Pro (ZS551KL) with 6GB RAM, 64GB internal storage and Qualcomm Snapdragon 635 processor will come with a price tag of $650. (more...)
Wi-Fi will be available on global Virgin Australia flights in October Wi-Fi will be available on global Virgin Australia flights in October
- August 10, 2017

It will now equip 90 percent of its aircraft with inflight wi-fi by the second half of 2019. "We expect the positive momentum seen in the fourth quarter to continue and that underlying performance for the first quarter of the 2018 financial year will improve compared to the first quarter of the 2017 year", Mr Borghetti said in a statement to the Australian stock exchange. (more...)
LG confirms details of the V30 launch including streaming of the event LG confirms details of the V30 launch including streaming of the event
- August 10, 2017

As with most new smartphones, the LG V30 has already leaked. The smartphone was leaked with front panel showing everything possible. In addition to fancy haptics , LG has also detailed part of the camera setup in the V30. "LG boasts an unrivaled heritage in smartphone photography and our decision to adopt glass in the V30 camera is specifically because this has traditionally been the realm of DSLRs", said Juno Cho, president of LG Electronics Mobile Communications Company. (more...)
Facebook introduces Watch, its redesigned tab for video programming Facebook introduces Watch, its redesigned tab for video programming
- August 10, 2017

For example, you'll find sections like "Most Talked About", which highlights shows that spark conversation, "What's Making People Laugh", which includes shows where many people have used the "Haha" reaction, and "What Friends Are Watching", which helps you connect with friends about shows they too are following. (more...)
III Apparel Group, LTD. (GIII) Shares Sold by Legal & General Group Plc
- August 10, 2017

Blackrock Advsrs Ltd Limited Liability Company holds 0.01% or 327,751 shares. Ford Motor Company (NYSE:F) has declined 16.63% since August 9, 2016 and is downtrending. (NASDAQ: GIII ) for 16,378 shares. Sold All: 25 Reduced: 51 Increased: 65 New Position: 28. Moreover, Federated Pa has 0% invested in G-III Apparel Group, Ltd. (more...)
Activision Blizzard, Inc (ATVI) Position Increased by First National Bank of Hutchinson
- August 10, 2017

Bronfman E.L. Rothschild L.P. increased its position in Activision Blizzard by 16.2% in the second quarter. About 2.80 million shares traded. National Pension Service boosted its position in Activision Blizzard by 9.9% in the second quarter. (more...)
Disney to launch streaming service in 2019 Disney to launch streaming service in 2019
- August 10, 2017

This is important as the decline in cable households and the shift to smaller, cheaper bundles pressures the profitability of Disney's cable networks. The new services don't officially mark Disney's first foray into the SVOD space, as its DisneyLife platform has been available in the United Kingdom as an iOS and Android streaming app and in China as an OTT service since late 2015. (more...)
Disney takes on Netflix with own SVOD service Disney takes on Netflix with own SVOD service
- August 10, 2017

Disney is down 5.42% ahead of Monday's opening bell after the company reported mixed quarterly results and saying it will stop streaming its new releases on Netflix beginning in 2019. The good news is that if you decide to dump cable and just pick a handful of streaming services, you'll probably save money. While this partnership with ESPN is a strong move on Disney's part, one analyst, Brian Weiser, pointed out that, "Disney will have to be careful that it doesn't transfer too much ... (more...)
Fidelity allows clients to see digital currencies on its website Fidelity allows clients to see digital currencies on its website
- August 10, 2017

In a sense, Fidelity has upped the ante by allowing investment customers to view their entire integrated portfolio of assets, cryptocurrencies included, on a single platform. "But I am still a believer - and it's no accident that I'm one of the few standing before you today from a large financial services firm that hasn't given up on digital currencies ", Johnson said at the time. (more...)
Infiniti Teases Retro Prototype Ahead Of Pebble Beach Debut Infiniti Teases Retro Prototype Ahead Of Pebble Beach Debut
- August 10, 2017

Also worthy of note is that while the Vision 6 coupe features rear seats, these are seemingly absent from this latest concept - presumably to accommodate a folding roof. If it's indeed a convertible Vision 6, this new show auto will likely pack quite the punch. Infiniti is planning to shock show goers at this month's Pebble Beach Concours classic auto event by unveiling a concept that appears to have been heavily influenced by 1950s Formula 1 vehicle. (more...)
Rainbow Six Siege to get United Kingdom console-focused Go4 tournaments Rainbow Six Siege to get United Kingdom console-focused Go4 tournaments
- August 10, 2017

The first part of the new update will be expanding and improving dedicated server support for more game modes and functions. Another fix in the update, which was requested many times in the official Rainbow Six: Siege subreddit , was for the game's animations when a player vaults through a window or over an obstacle. (more...)
Anker piggybacks on Alexa to undercut the Amazon Echo Dot Anker piggybacks on Alexa to undercut the Amazon Echo Dot
- August 10, 2017

Anker's Genie, on the other hand, will only ship with two integrated speakers. The Echo Dot , which only costs $50, removes a lot of that cost by paring back on features, but now the Echo Dot has an even less expensive competitor: The Anker Eufy Genie. (more...)
Take-Two Interactive Software, Inc. (TTWO) CFO Lainie Goldstein Sells 30000 Shares
- August 10, 2017

Another trade for 516 shares valued at $39,567 was sold by Sheresky Michael . 3,326,311 shares of the company's stock traded hands. (NASDAQ: TTWO ) stock went up with a prior 52-week high of $91.13. The correct version of this article can be accessed at https://www.baseball-news-blog.com/2017/08/09/47761-shares-in-take-two-interactive-software-inc-ttwo-acquired-by-candriam-luxembourg-s-c-a.html. (more...)
The Internet Isn't Here For FaceApp's New, Race-Swapping Filters The Internet Isn't Here For FaceApp's New, Race-Swapping Filters
- August 10, 2017

The app, which has 40 million installs across Android and iOS devices, just launched a 2.0 update last week which added paid "style" filters created to make users look better by adding makeup or a hipster beard. It's tantamount to a sort of digital blackface , "dressing up" as different ethnicities. FaceApp, an app that uses neural networks to transform your selfies in some rather eerie ways, has now introduced filters that promise to change your racial appearance. (more...)