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Anil Kapoor begins shooting for Race 3 on his birthday Anil Kapoor begins shooting for Race 3 on his birthday
- December 26, 2017

I am today and I continue to be inspired and in awe of your charisma, loyalty and dedication every single day. All parties and celebrations aside, good and hard work is the best way to feel alive, don't you think? I think "Judwaa 2" has given me best memories of my life and I have got to work such fantastic people, of course, working with Nadiad sir (Sajid Nadiadwala) again, we had six hit in a row together and then working with David (Dhawan) sir. (more...)
Google planning physical stores in India — Economic Times Google planning physical stores in India — Economic Times
- December 26, 2017

To gauge the response of consumers across India, Google has opened a few pop-up stores in malls in various Indian cities, including High Street Phoenix in Mumbai and Select Citywalk, Promenade, Mall of India in Delhi-NCR region. ET's anonymous source has confirmed that Google is considering opening "experience centers" in India and that it could likely happen in the "latter part of 2018". (more...)
LG V30 Android 8.0 Oreo update starts rolling out in South Korea
- December 26, 2017

LG Electronics on Tuesday announced the rollout of Android 8.0 Oreo for its LG V30 flagship smartphone. Fast forward more than a month and Android 8.0 is now rolling out to all V30 users. A microSD card slot is available for expandable storage (up to 2TB). The device is powered by an octa-core Qualcomm Snapdragon 625 processor paired with 4GB RAM. (more...)
BSNL set to launch 4G services in January, will start with Kerala BSNL set to launch 4G services in January, will start with Kerala
- December 26, 2017

After Kerala, the second circle of BSNL that will get the 4G VoLTE services of BSNL will be Odisha. "The only financial support that we are seeking from the government is for spectrum", Shrivastava was quoted as saying. We will keep you updated as we receive more information about BSNL's 4G services. As per reports, almost 10 Cr above mobile phone users are presently using the BSNL connection. (more...)
Sensex Conquers 34000 As Markets Soar To New Highs: 10 Points Sensex Conquers 34000 As Markets Soar To New Highs: 10 Points
- December 26, 2017

Buoyed by the BJP's electoral success in Gujarat and Himachal Pradesh, the Sensex last weeky rallied 143 points as it moved closer to an all-time high. Mid-cap and small-cap indices continued to be on investors' radar. Japan's Nikkei 225 was trading in red, down by 0.16 percent while South Korea's Kospi was up by 0.34 percent. (more...)
Xiaomi Mi A1 Android 8.0 Oreo Update Would Enable Fast-Charging Xiaomi Mi A1 Android 8.0 Oreo Update Would Enable Fast-Charging
- December 26, 2017

Xiaomi Mi A1 , the Android One smartphone manufactured by Xiaomi has received the Android 8.0 Oreo beta update. The update adds many typical Android Oreo features such as picture-in-picture mode, Autofill API, and more, but it also adds an unexpected feature: fast charging. (more...)
The FIFA made a statement on the 2018 world Cup The FIFA made a statement on the 2018 world Cup
- December 26, 2017

Football officials are well aware of: Russian Deputy Prime Minister acted in the interests of the country and the upcoming FIFA world Cup, for which he received words of gratitude from colleagues from FIFA. RFS director general Alexander Alayev has been named acting president of the governing body after the decision was announced following a session of its Executive Board on Monday. (more...)
Trump celebrates Christmas with family Trump celebrates Christmas with family
- December 26, 2017

Trump's predecessor, President Barack Obama , used the term " Merry Christmas " every year while he was in office. The system was set up in 1955 after a local newspaper misprinted a telephone number in an advert for children to call Father Christmas . (more...)
Windies chase 166 to beat NZ in ODI Windies chase 166 to beat NZ in ODI
- December 26, 2017

Even though Miller scored an unbeaten 20 towards the end of the innings, the West Indies still fell well short of their target as they ended up making 99/9. The West Indies run chase got off to a awful start with Gayle, having recovered from a viral infection, falling for four in the first over. Gayle slapped Henry to backward point, where he was well held by Colin Munro, who took the catch over his shoulder. (more...)
OnePlus 5 to Get the OnePlus 5T's Face Unlock Feature OnePlus 5 to Get the OnePlus 5T's Face Unlock Feature
- December 26, 2017

OnePlus has done well when it comes to software updates for the 3/3T and seems to continue the same with the 5. We can expect this feature in an OxygenOS update next month. OnePlus 5 owners, time to be happy, because OnePlus just gave you a very timely Christmas present. SensibleVision CEO and co-founder George Brostoff in an email statement to a blog, My Smart Price claims that the OnePlus might have taken the liberty of using his company's facial recognition technology for the ... (more...)
Oppo A83 with 5.7 inch bezel-less display, 4GB RAM goes official Oppo A83 with 5.7 inch bezel-less display, 4GB RAM goes official
- December 26, 2017

Dubbed as Oppo A75 and A75s , the smartphones come with full-screen design and nearly similar specifications. The Oppo A75 has been launched in Taiwan at a price of TWD 10,990 (roughly Rs. The smartphone comes in black and champagne gold colour options. For selfies and video calling, there is a 20-megapixel front camera with f/2.0 aperture. (more...)
WhatsApp to stop providing services to these smartphone after December 31st WhatsApp to stop providing services to these smartphone after December 31st
- December 26, 2017

While 2.17.424, 2.17.436 and 2.17.437 versions on iOS, Android and Windows Phone were given several options like, such the ability to unblock a user, to revise their admin settings, to report and a novel invite from a link shortcut feature. (more...)
Apple sued for slowing down iPhones Apple sued for slowing down iPhones
- December 26, 2017

Following earlier speculation, Apple confirmed this week that it does slow down older iPhone models to account for battery wear. They allege Apple led them to believe their only option was to buy a newer, pricier iPhone . Proof: My iPhone 6 was bought 3years ago and recently got really slow. This week Benjamin and Zac discuss the iMac Pro launch, using Amazon Echo and Alexa with HomeKit products, the fake Cuphead game that appeared on the App Store, Apple throttling older iPhone ... (more...)
Nintendo Switch Online Paid Subscription Pushed Back to Fall 2018 Nintendo Switch Online Paid Subscription Pushed Back to Fall 2018
- December 26, 2017

Originally meant to launch in the fall of 2017, the service was pushed back to an unspecified 2018 date where Nintendo said they would be unveiling details later in the year (2017). Fetus and the duo must work together to get her back. This will give " Super Meat Boy " a breath of fresh air for sure. It bagged the award for Most Challenging Game from IGN, and got an award for the Best Downloadable Game from GameSpot and GameTrailers. (more...)
Where is Santa? Track his route with NORAD! Where is Santa? Track his route with NORAD!
- December 26, 2017

NORAD's "Santa Cams" will stream videos as Santa makes his way over various locations. The Sears ad misprinted the telephone number for children to call Santa. military command that is charged with protecting the airspace for North America is on alert this Christmas weekend for a man with a white beard and a red suit. (more...)
For 62nd year, NORAD takes calls from kids awaiting Santa For 62nd year, NORAD takes calls from kids awaiting Santa
- December 26, 2017

Hundreds of volunteers at an Air Force base in Colorado were answering questions on Sunday from eager children who wanted to know where Santa was on his Christmas Eve travels. Children began calling and the CONAD staff happily played along. They engaged with the callers through North American Aerospace Defense Command (NORAD)'s Santa Tracker program, which tracks the flight path of Santa Claus. (more...)
Immersion (IMMR) Given Daily Media Sentiment Rating of
- December 26, 2017

Immersion Corporation (NASDAQ: IMMR ) has risen 32.89% since December 23, 2016 and is uptrending. It has outperformed by 16.19% the S&P500. Copper Rock Capital Partners Llc increased Facebook Inc (FB) stake by 816.46% reported in 2017Q3 SEC filing. (more...)
Track Santa's journey around the globe this Christmas Eve Track Santa's journey around the globe this Christmas Eve
- December 26, 2017

The tradition started in 1955 when a newspaper printed a phone number for children to call Santa, but instead connected them to NORAD's predecessor, Continental Air Defense Command Operations Center. "Your grandma's gonna be good, okay, she's gonna be good". "He could have hung up but he was in Christmas all year round so the kind thing to do, the loving thing to do was to pretend your Santa". (more...)
Hormel Foods Corp (HRL) VP Sells 570 Shares of Stock
- December 26, 2017

The stock increased 0.88% or $0.32 during the last trading session, reaching $36.73. 834,943 shares of the stock traded hands, compared to its average volume of 2,620,000. Moreover, Fairpointe Capital Llc has 2.97% invested in the company for 4.67 million shares. Wells Fargo Mn holds 0% in Tri-Continental Corporation (NYSE:TY) or 240,585 shares. (more...)
Christmas 2017: Best quotes, SMSes, wishes to share on WhatsApp and Facebook Christmas 2017: Best quotes, SMSes, wishes to share on WhatsApp and Facebook
- December 26, 2017

I'm not going to write a dissertation on the origins of the date and the theories of whether we're commemorating Saturnia or Mithra or whatever, you can look that up yourself. Former Fox News host Bill O'Reilly is often credited as being the first to bring attention to the " War on Christmas ", a label he used for the increasing use of the more inclusive phrase " happy holidays ", as well as rulings blocking religious displays on public grounds. (more...)
Apple slammed with two lawsuits for 'forcing people to buy new iPhones' Apple slammed with two lawsuits for 'forcing people to buy new iPhones'
- December 25, 2017

Several users on Twitter had claimed their devices were being "throttled" before Apple admitted to the practice, and many alleged the company was slowing down iPhones in an effort to force customers to upgrade. The feature, which slows performance to demand less power, has been extended to iPhone 7 handsets with the latest iOS operating software and will be added to other Apple products "in the future", said the company. (more...)
IPhone owners sue Apple over admission it slows down older phones IPhone owners sue Apple over admission it slows down older phones
- December 25, 2017

Filed in the Northern District of the State of Illinois on Thursday, the complaint aspires to become a class action for the supposedly thousands of affected individuals in Illinois, Indiana, Ohio, and North Carolina - the USA states of residence for the five named plaintiffs. (more...)
Christmas Day storm expected to create blizzard conditions across Maine Christmas Day storm expected to create blizzard conditions across Maine
- December 25, 2017

LaSalle, Kendall, Grundy, Kankakee, Livingston, Iroquois, Ford, Lee and DeKalb counties in IL were under a Winter Weather Advisory beginning at 4 a.m. It's only the beginning of the cold. The snow was expected to taper off by Sunday night, followed by a blast of cold temperatures. Dreaming of a white - and windy - Christmas? The three weathering phenomena will have a combined impact the northeastern states, bringing heavy snowfall throughout Monday, with parts of New England and New York ... (more...)
Qualcomm Snapdragon 845 may power future Chromebooks Qualcomm Snapdragon 845 may power future Chromebooks
- December 25, 2017

We said that a Chrome OS device powered by Qualcomm is bad news because most of these chipsets get updated for no more than two years, as other chipsets are supposed to get 5-6 years of updates for the Chrome OS devices. When it comes to Snapdragon 845 powered Chromebooks, Google will have to put in more efforts to ensure that the Chrome OS runs smoothly with all the new features like VR, AR or biometrics. (more...)
Google Ramps Up Mobile Chipmaking With Talent From Apple Google Ramps Up Mobile Chipmaking With Talent From Apple
- December 25, 2017

Google is working on developing its own custom chips to use in its Pixel line of phones and other devices. Before coming to Apple, Bruno worked as chief engineer at Sunnyvale-based Advanced Micro Devices and led chip architecture at ATI Technologies. (more...)
Last-minute shoppers find gifts on Christmas Eve Last-minute shoppers find gifts on Christmas Eve
- December 25, 2017

Lines of cars and shoppers went in and out of the Pinnacle Hills Promenade in Rogers. "I don't know what to get them", Alana Narcis, a shopper, said. Many of them are very small companies but some are well-known brands like Payless ShoeSource and Toys R Us. Eli Espe was out getting gifts for some family members and said that Christmas came quick. (more...)
OnePlus 5T Face Unlock Feature Confirmed For OnePlus 5 OnePlus 5T Face Unlock Feature Confirmed For OnePlus 5
- December 25, 2017

A company specializing in facial recognition tech says OnePlus infringed on its patents. Although the last Oreo beta included the new Face Unlock feature for the OnePlus 5, it is unclear if the same is included in the final update. Users will have to download this OxygenOS 5.0 with Android Oreo update and then install on their phones. The camera app has a new UI design along with optimizations for photo quality in the OxygenOS 5.0. (more...)
Apple sued by users after it admitted to slowing down older iPhones Apple sued by users after it admitted to slowing down older iPhones
- December 25, 2017

Apple had on December 20 confirmed that it has implemented power management features in its older iPhones to improve performance and prevent unexpected shutdowns as the battery in the devices starts to degrade, and now this loyal admission has led to a class action lawsuit . (more...)
Were Analysts Bearish Motorola Solutions, Inc. (NYSE:MSI) This Week?
- December 25, 2017

Apple Inc now has $897.99B valuation. The stock decreased 0.94% or $0.86 during the last trading session, reaching $90.76. Motorola Solutions (NYSE: MSI ) last issued its quarterly earnings data on Thursday, November 2nd. The stock has "Buy" rating by Piper Jaffray on Monday, August 31. Legacy Private Trust bought 13,880 shares as the company's stock rose 4.59% with the market. (more...)
Golar LNG Limited (GLNG) Holdings Boosted by Cowen Inc
- December 24, 2017

For these types of traders, entry and exit points become far more important. In taking a look at some other notable technicals, Orbital ATK, Inc. (NYSE:DAR) is 0.164452. Adding a sixth ratio, shareholder yield , we can view the Value Composite 2 score which is now sitting at 76. Stock market investors often rely on fundamental analysis for stock research. (more...)