Technology


New self-healing material could mean displays that fix themselves New self-healing material could mean displays that fix themselves
- December 19, 2017

While self-healing rubber and plastics have already been developed, the researchers said that the new material was the first hard substance of its kind that can be healed at room temperature. Data released by Motorola in 2015 claimed 50 percent of smartphone owners worldwide has experienced at least one cracked screen in their lifetime. (more...)
Land Rover reveals new Discovery Commercial Land Rover reveals new Discovery Commercial
- December 19, 2017

In the United Kingdom, it will be offered with the 2.0-litre 236bhp four-cylinder and 281bhp 3.0-litre V6 diesel engines, both with automatic transmissions and four-wheel drive, and in a choice of S, SE and HSE trims. The Discovery Commercial comes standard with Terrain Response but can be cost-optioned with TR2 which offers an automatic mode that will let the vehicle determine the most appropriate mode. (more...)
Rising Thunder devs to release final edition of cancelled fighting game Rising Thunder devs to release final edition of cancelled fighting game
- December 19, 2017

However, Riot Games , maker of League of Legends , acquired Radiant Entertainment in March of 2016. Rising Thunder's defining trait was its simplified controls, which Radiant created to make its fighter more accessible to a wider audience. (more...)
Xiaomi Mi Mix 2 expected to refresh with Android Oreo
- December 19, 2017

The post indicates that ZTE is now in the midst of Android Oreo software development for the Axon 7 , and will try to get it "customer ready" as soon as they can. The company launched only the 6GB RAM variant of the phone in India. First, you have to participate in the company's own Oreo Beta update and only then you will be able to use the Oreo-based MIUI 9 build on your Xiaomi Mi Mix 2 smartphone. (more...)
Reddit iOS App Gets Live Comments, New Moderator Tools and More
- December 19, 2017

Reddit has released a pretty significant update to their mobile apps today, launching several new features and bringing over some things that were previously exclusive to iOS. Oother moderator tasks, like banning, muting and reporting, have also been simplified in the updated iOS app. Today, Reddit says it has over 330 million monthly active users, who post more than 9 million times per month, and ~370,000 times per day. (more...)
Vivo Y75 Smartphone with 16 MP Selfie Camera & Price $241 Unveiled in China Vivo Y75 Smartphone with 16 MP Selfie Camera & Price $241 Unveiled in China
- December 19, 2017

The device is powered by 2.5GHz Octa-Core MediaTek Helio P23 16nm processor along with 4GB RAM, Mali G71 MP2 GPU, and 32GB internal storage. A more basic variant of the Vivo V7, the smartphone has almost identical specifications, but comes with lower resolution cameras - instead of a 16-megapixel rear camera, it bears a 13-megapixel sensor, and instead of the 24-megapixel front camera, it bears a 16-megapixel sensor. (more...)
Friday the 13th Update Introduces Offline Bots and Increases the Level Cap Friday the 13th Update Introduces Offline Bots and Increases the Level Cap
- December 19, 2017

It was the most fun to play as Jason, but thanks to the random assignment, you only got to be Jason a fraction of the time. Maybe you want to learn the lay of the land in all the maps. New items to unlock will also become available. New for Counselors: More clothing coloring options for Mitch, Fox, and a couple more counselors that we aren't ready to speak about, yet, allowing you to stand out from the other prey in the match. (more...)
Laboratory Corporation of America Holdings (LH) Consensus EPS Estimates
- December 19, 2017

Veritas Investment Management Uk Ltd bought 42,470 shares as the company's stock declined 0.17% while stock markets rallied. The stock increased 0.08% or $0.13 during the last trading session, reaching $156.39. of America in a research report on Wednesday, September 13th. Investors sentiment increased to 1.06 in 2017 Q2. The company has a market capitalization of $16,192.31, a price-to-earnings ratio of 17.10, a P/E/G ratio of 1.69 and a beta of 0.87. (more...)
Mercedes Confirms A-Class Sedan Is Bound For The US Mercedes Confirms A-Class Sedan Is Bound For The US
- December 19, 2017

Britta Seeger, global sales chief for Mercedes-Benz, told Automotive News that the United States should expect a new A-Class sedan to hit our shores in 2018. In June, it showed USA dealers the vehicle and confirmed its on-sale plan for 2018. The A-Class sedan is based on the Aesthetics A design philosophy of Mercedes that features more curvaceous corners, reduced body lines and smoother surfaces. (more...)
"Hey Google" Voice Command is now rolling out globally
- December 19, 2017

First spotted by Android Police , quite a few users on Google's support forums as well as Reddit are reporting that unlocking their phone using the fingerprint sensor has gotten slightly slower after updating to Android 8 .1. You might be knowing that to give an operating command to a Google Home speaker it is "hey, Google " but for the same in case of an Android smartphone is "OK, Google ". (more...)
Coolio Reckons Eminem Could Be Killed For Dissing Trump On New Album Coolio Reckons Eminem Could Be Killed For Dissing Trump On New Album
- December 19, 2017

But, it ultimately served as premise to Coolio's thoughts on Eminem's aim at Trump, offering up a more morbid possibility as to how this saga may end, if it hasn't already. "Someone's gotta get a hit record with something controversial then everyone will start doing it". But when he does try to meet people, he admitted that he turns to dating apps - just like everyone else. (more...)
Wreaths Across America, Naval Base Kitsap Honor Fallen Service Members Wreaths Across America, Naval Base Kitsap Honor Fallen Service Members
- December 19, 2017

More than 50 service members teamed up with volunteers and more than 35 other organizations, December 16, to lay wreaths on the gravestones of veterans at Ivy Green Cemetery here in recognition of the 26th annual Wreaths Across America Day. (more...)
Pokémon Go's new legendary Raid Battle features Groudon Pokémon Go's new legendary Raid Battle features Groudon
- December 18, 2017

So for those who are still playing Niantic's hit augmented reality game, here's another chance to bag a legendary Pokemon for your Pokedex. Thankfully, Groudon will stick around for an entire month, so you'll have plenty of time to catch him no matter where you end up over the holiday season. (more...)
Valve makes a Royal battle based on Counter-Strike Valve makes a Royal battle based on Counter-Strike
- December 18, 2017

However, over the past few months, the king has changed: "the number of simultaneous users now leads by a landslide PlayerUnknown" s Battlegrounds. And if it does, will it be able to make a dent against PUBG? Most importantly, the patches have added, an as yet unreleased island map alongside many, many instances of the word "survival". (more...)
Google shutting down Project Tango in March 2018 Google shutting down Project Tango in March 2018
- December 18, 2017

Let's see just how Google plays catch up next year. "We look forward to continuing the journey with you on ARCore", it added. Google will be replacing Tango with the new ARCore platform. However, this doesn't mark the end of AR for Google. The SDK for ARCore is now available for developers to experiment with. However, it does build on Tango's fundamental technology and is focussed on motion tracking, environmental understanding, and light estimation. (more...)
Skype Preview Android app updated with bottom navigation bar, other UI improvements Skype Preview Android app updated with bottom navigation bar, other UI improvements
- December 18, 2017

Such changes include the addition of a new screen to the UI. Microsoft recently brought a new design for Skype to the iPhone and now the company has revealed that its Android app is also getting a new design. Though it wasn't stated in Microsoft's post, users should also expect the new Android version to come with general performance and reliability improvements. (more...)
Best buying stocks for today's market share: Microsoft Corporation (NASDAQ:MSFT)
- December 18, 2017

Phillips 66 (NYSE:PSX) has risen 0.77% since December 18, 2016 and is uptrending. It has outperformed by 17.82% the S&P500. Seth Klarman decreased its stake in Cheniere Energy Inc (LNG) by 4.6% based on its latest 2017Q2 regulatory filing with the SEC. (more...)
Google is shuttering Project Tango to make way for ARCore Google is shuttering Project Tango to make way for ARCore
- December 18, 2017

Also at CES 2016, Google and Lenovo announced a consumer-targeted Project Tango smartphone and at Google I/O 2016 an App Incubator was launched for submitting proposals for gaming and utility apps so that when the phone shipped there would be something for customers. (more...)
There's a fake version of 'Cuphead' on the App Store
- December 18, 2017

While you might expect the developer to want to follow up on the successful title with a mobile version, the company has an exclusive deal with Microsoft for the Xbox One. No one's stopping you from downloading Cuphead to your iPad or iPhone, of course, just know that it's probably not going to be a great experience. (more...)
Eighth planet found in faraway solar system
- December 18, 2017

The space organization announced on Thursday that the space agency's Kepler Space Telescope, for the first time, has discovered the eighth planet in an alien solar system , meaning it has at least as many worlds as our own solar system , reports the Independent. (more...)
Huawei Enjoy 7S With 5.65-Inch 18:9 Display Launched: Price, Specifications Huawei Enjoy 7S With 5.65-Inch 18:9 Display Launched: Price, Specifications
- December 18, 2017

Exactly a week after it was spotted on TENAA certification site, the Huawei Enjoy 7S has made its official debut in China on December 18. The main feature of the smartphone is its 5.85 - inch screen with an aspect ratio of 18:9 and high resolution 2160х1080 points, also known as Full HD+. (more...)
Monster Hunter World weekly events and free DLC revealed Monster Hunter World weekly events and free DLC revealed
- December 18, 2017

The game's producer, Ryozo Tsujimoto, also chipped in with the mention of weekly event quests and free updates. The Coral Highlands have areas that are above or below other areas, but this comes from the developers directly building off the knowledge gained in making vertical areas from Monster Hunter Tri all the way to Monster Hunter 4 . (more...)
Berry Global Group INC (BERY) Shareholder Seatown Holdings Has Trimmed Position
- December 18, 2017

The stock has "Buy" rating by Jefferies on Thursday, October 13. The firm earned "Buy" rating on Friday, September 8 by Northland Capital. The firm has "Hold" rating by KeyBanc Capital Markets given on Wednesday, August 23. The stock has "Buy" rating by RBC Capital Markets on Monday, September 18. FBR Capital maintained the shares of AHH in report on Wednesday, July 12 with "Outperform" rating. (more...)
Toyota gives glimpse of GR Super Sport hypercar Toyota gives glimpse of GR Super Sport hypercar
- December 18, 2017

Details are extremely scarce at the moment, but by calling the GR Super Sport Concept "a concept auto [that] originate [d] from participation in the WEC", Toyota makes it sound like this Le Mans-inspired concept is something other than an actual race vehicle. (more...)
United Kingdom body calls for 'radical improvement' to mobile and broadband services United Kingdom body calls for 'radical improvement' to mobile and broadband services
- December 18, 2017

Lord Adonis has written to the telcoms regulator Ofcom, who carried out the study, urging it to take action on the issue, which also found that 1m United Kingdom homes have poor broadband access, and large parts of the United Kingdom still have no 4G coverage. (more...)
Dell's updated XPS 13 launched for Rs 89000 Dell's updated XPS 13 launched for Rs 89000
- December 18, 2017

Priced at Rs 84,590, the Dell XPS 13 comes with a 13.3-inch borderless InfinityEdge touch display and is backed by the Intel 8th generation core processors. With an UltraSharp Quad HD+ display boasts 5.7 million pixels, which is 4.4 million more pixels than a regular HD+ display. The XPS 13 is powered by Intel's latest 8th generation of processors which deliver up to 77 percent improved performance over their predecessors. (more...)
Bitcoin futures start to trade on CME Bitcoin futures start to trade on CME
- December 18, 2017

The futures were trading at $18,775 at 9:00 p.m. EST, down $725. The price of Bitcoin bounced back from a 4pc fall that followed the launch of a new set of futures in the cryptocurrency by the world's largest exchange provider CME in Chicago. (more...)
Mahesh Kathi Review On Agnyaathavaasi Teaser Mahesh Kathi Review On Agnyaathavaasi Teaser
- December 18, 2017

The cast also includes Khushboo, Boman Irani, Rao Ramesh and others. The video covers all the elements. The Power Star's mannerisms backed by solid background music by Anirudh Ravichander helped the teaser get instant positive reviews from the netizens. (more...)
Man stabbed and run over twice in attack at JB petrol station Man stabbed and run over twice in attack at JB petrol station
- December 18, 2017

It is understood that the police have identified a 55-year-old man as the owner of the BMW used in the attack and have since placed him on the wanted list. Police have classified the case as murder. Just before the incident, the man was filling his auto tyres when the four men tried to pull him into their vehicle. (more...)
Samsung Galaxy S9 appears in new leaked renders Samsung Galaxy S9 appears in new leaked renders
- December 18, 2017

Since the Galaxy A series is getting more premium, the 2018 model appears to be following the Galaxy S8's approach by launching just two models with the Galaxy A8 (2018 ) and the Galaxy A8 + (2018). While some rumors pointed at CES 2018 unveiling in Las Vegas, a new report hints at MWC 2018 unveiling February in Barcelona. The Samsung Galaxy S9 will come with an improved iris scanner and will have a 3MP camera which is surely an upgrade from 2MP on Galaxy S8 . (more...)