Technology


AWS launches Migration Hub to make cloud moves even easier AWS launches Migration Hub to make cloud moves even easier
- August 14, 2017

In addition to AWS' services, the Migration Hub also supports third-party migration services from members of the Amazon Partner Network. Once a baseline is established among a customer's data, Macie looks for anomalies, and alerts users to any activity it deems suspicious. (more...)
Zimbabwean Vice President Mnangagwa admitted in South African hospital: Mugabe Zimbabwean Vice President Mnangagwa admitted in South African hospital: Mugabe
- August 14, 2017

Mnangagwa allegedly leads a faction of the ruling Zanu PF party known as Team Lacoste while the other group is said to be led by First Lady Grace Mugabe, who publicly attacked Mnangagwa's colleagues recently for backing him to succeed President Mugabe. (more...)
Canary Connected Security Cameras Get Support For 2-Way Talk Canary Connected Security Cameras Get Support For 2-Way Talk
- August 14, 2017

The app will signal to each user through the UI who is now speaking as well. Most notable here is the addition of two-way audio, which has been conspicuously absent from the company's products and ranks as their "most demanded feature", according to Canary. (more...)
Apple iPhone 8 to be offered in Apple iPhone 8 to be offered in "Blush Gold"
- August 14, 2017

You might recall that earlier this month, we showed you three iPhone 8 dummy models in "shiny black", "pearl" and in a copper-esque hue . According to leaker Benjamin Geskin , who brought the Weibo post to Twitter's attention, the "Blush" name is the internal title of the colour option at Foxconn, so it could be called something different when the phone launches. (more...)
Snapchat added a new limited-time lens that turns you into Pikachu Snapchat added a new limited-time lens that turns you into Pikachu
- August 14, 2017

Snapchat is teaming up with The Pokémon Company to introduce a new Pikachu filter to the app. Should you open your mouth, Pikachu will appear and perform an attack, complete with sound. (more...)
Sonic Mania on PC gets a two week delay Sonic Mania on PC gets a two week delay
- August 14, 2017

This moves the PC game's release from August 15 to August 29. Whether this means that the game is now a straight port from the console version is unknown, though the company did stress that "quality is the most important thing for everyone involved". (more...)
No reason why more games won't come out on Switch No reason why more games won't come out on Switch
- August 14, 2017

Federation Internationale de Football Association 18 is routinely EA's biggest launch of the year, but the series has historically underperformed on Nintendo consoles. "We believe that we want to be a part of the Switch, and help Nintendo grow that installed base". Gaming publisher giant Electronic Arts is bringing Federation Internationale de Football Association 18 to Nintendo Switch , but what about other titles? EA has been one of the first third-party publishers to announce one of ... (more...)
Amazon Is Shutting Down LoveFilm By Post In October Amazon Is Shutting Down LoveFilm By Post In October
- August 14, 2017

Lovefilm fans have expressed their anger after Amazon announced that the By Post DVD rental service will come to an end later this year. If you had a specific film or show in mind, you could pretty much guarantee that Lovefilm by Post would have it, and that its dwindling subscriber base would mean that you'd quickly be sent out the discs of your choice, regardless of limited stock. (more...)
Paris is hosting a PlayStation Media Showcase in October Paris is hosting a PlayStation Media Showcase in October
- August 14, 2017

Sony shares the dates for their event at Paris Games Week. "There are things we have held [back]", Sony Worldwide Studios boss Shuhei Yoshida said at the time. There will also be a lot of booths no doubt, showing off new games for the PS4. 2015's conference featured the reveal of both Gran Turismo Sport and Quantic Dream's Detroit: Become Human , as well as providing a release window for No Man's Sky and a bevy of other information about upcoming games. (more...)
Google spinoff Waymo patents softer self-driving cars to protect pedestrians Google spinoff Waymo patents softer self-driving cars to protect pedestrians
- August 14, 2017

As reported by Engadget , the patent details how the car's body panels, bumpers, and hood will change their rigidity using cables, rods, and springs. According to the lawsuit, Anthony Levandowski, who earlier headed its self-driving vehicle project, downloaded around 14,000 files from his company-issued computer containing trade secrets related to Waymo's LIDAR technology, circuit board designs, and testing documentation. (more...)
Tenkan Signals Negative Momentum For Lakshmi Energy and Foods Limited
- August 14, 2017

The Ichimoku signals, including all Ichimoku elements, should never be taken in isolation, but considered in the context of the overall chart. When reading Ichimoku Kinko Hyo charts, investors should note that the Tenkan-Sen line leads the Kijun-Sen, and tracks price with more sensitivity because it covers a shorter period of time. (more...)
Google announces the voice support for 8 more Indian languages Google announces the voice support for 8 more Indian languages
- August 14, 2017

Prior this support, Google voice search has a language support that is restricted to Hindi and English languages only. Google has added Bengali, Gujarati, Kannada, Malayalam, Marathi, Tamil, Telugu, and Urdu to voice search. "Using your voice to dictate a message can be up to three times faster than typing". The Internet giant has earlier added support for 11 Indian languages to Gboard app in April and now supports a total of 22 Indian languages with transliteration. (more...)
Pre-booking for 'Free' JioPhone now open Pre-booking for 'Free' JioPhone now open
- August 14, 2017

It is expected that a large number of users will try to get their hands on the JioPhone after its launch. For beta testing, this handset will be available from August 15. There are specific tariff plans for the Jio Phone feature phone. JioPhone is the next big thing in the Indian mobile market, bringing 4G VoLTE to feature phones. (more...)
Sapphire RX Vega 64 Liquid Cooled Version Up Close And Personal Sapphire RX Vega 64 Liquid Cooled Version Up Close And Personal
- August 14, 2017

Both RX Vega 56 and RX Vega 64 look extremely similar, but they are used for different purposes. The box shots show that samples won't have the Vega 64 logo, but just rather a standard Radeon RX Vega one, and won't include the previously seen Holocube. (more...)
Android O will add support for in-band ringtones
- August 14, 2017

The upcoming version of Android seems to be solving various Bluetooth related issues including Bluetooth battery level indicators and Bluetooth audio codec support . Case in point: what happens when you've paired your wireless headset to your smartphone, and someone calls you? But only now has Google finally made a decision to implement the feature. (more...)
Star Wars Battlefront 2 Space Battles To Be Showcased At Gamescom 2017 Star Wars Battlefront 2 Space Battles To Be Showcased At Gamescom 2017
- August 14, 2017

The original Star Wars Battlefront games captivated its fans with the inclusion of space battles on top of a solid campaign and multiplayer component. Trailers and gameplay will feature the never-before-seen Starfighter Assault mode, available on August 21. For this demo, teams will fight on the Fondor: Imperial Shipyard map. (more...)
No Man's Sky gets enormous update, biggest expansion yet No Man's Sky gets enormous update, biggest expansion yet
- August 14, 2017

For now, players should be careful about the existing game-breaking bugs. No Man's Sky was one of the most controversial gaming releases of past year, which was due to the fact that it simply didn't deliver on the promises from its advertising. (more...)
Sketchy report says copper gold iPhone 8 may be called 'Blush Gold' Sketchy report says copper gold iPhone 8 may be called 'Blush Gold'
- August 14, 2017

Now, a post on Chinese social sharing site Weibo claims Apple's name for the color will be "Blush Gold". The rumor was shared on Twitter by Benjamin Geskin , who cites a post on Weibo from a "Foxconn insider". It's received a pretty mixed reaction till date, with many calling it downright ugly. A series of reports centring on the release of software for Apple's HomePod speaker have revealed detailed plans for the iPhone 8, including for a new facial scanning system, a virtual home ... (more...)
Revised version of Honda Jazz revealed Revised version of Honda Jazz revealed
- August 14, 2017

The European Jazz gets a slightly different front end look to that seen here, with a new grille and slightly revised headlight cluster to be found. Around the back, Honda has shrunk the grilles in the rear bumper and has added a revised lower section, complete with a new gloss black strip linking the grilles. (more...)
Google fixes Android Wear after buggy updates Google fixes Android Wear after buggy updates
- August 14, 2017

Now Google has provided a fix through their forum website and guided users to follow the certain step to resolve the problem. A bug that completes recurring reminders automatically without any user input has been dragging on for months, and Google just admitted that a patch meant to fix the issue hasn't actually fixed the issue. (more...)
Nokia 5 goes on sale in India from tomorrow Nokia 5 goes on sale in India from tomorrow
- August 14, 2017

The premium of all, Nokia 6 will be available will be available on Amazon India from August 23 for which Amazon has already started taking pre-registration for the sale from last month. Under the Nokia Care, the owners of Nokia smartphones can avail pickup and drop facilities in over 100 cities. Vodafone consumers will get 5GB data per month for Rs.149 per month for 3 months on their Nokia 5 . (more...)
Facebook discreetly launches unbranded China app Facebook discreetly launches unbranded China app
- August 14, 2017

The app looks and feels nearly exactly like Facebook's Moments app, but has been renamed to disguise any hint of its affiliation with the Zuckerberg-founded company. It was unclear if China's various internet regulators were aware of the app's existence, the Times said. Currently, Colourful Balloon app is present in the China's App store but allegedly is not easy to share with outsiders. (more...)
Kashmir teenage protester killed in pellet firing by forces Kashmir teenage protester killed in pellet firing by forces
- August 14, 2017

Kakapora residents said CRPF personnel lobbed tear gas shells and fired pellets on a group of youth who pelted stones at them as they were passing by the area late in the evening. "Nazir Ahmad (22) was hit by a bullet in the abdomen". The injured jawans, identified as Sepoy Balvinder Singh, Sepoy Kulwinder Singh and Sepoy Gurujan Singh, were airlifted to the military hospital Badamibagh, Srinagar for treatment. (more...)
People in Washington working to eject Trump: Scaramucci
- August 14, 2017

Scaramucci told ABC's " This Week with George Stephanopoulos " that he would have recommended Trump take a different approach. Farhana Khera, president and executive director of Muslim Advocates, said Gorka "gave cover" to individuals who bombed a mosque in Minnesota when he called it a "possible fake hate crime". (more...)
'SonicSpy' spyware infecting more than 1000 Android apps 'SonicSpy' spyware infecting more than 1000 Android apps
- August 14, 2017

It can then work away in the background, communicating a remote server. This includes the ability to silently record audio, take photos with the camera, make outbound calls, send text messages to attacker specified numbers, and retrieve information such as call logs, contacts, and information about Wi-Fi access points. (more...)
CHAN: Squirrels beat home-based Eagles in Cotonou CHAN: Squirrels beat home-based Eagles in Cotonou
- August 14, 2017

After a goalless 89 minutes of play, Nigeria's Azeez Aremu fouled Marceline Koukpo inside the penalty area to hand the Squirrels a chance to grab their first ever win against Nigeria. The 2018 CHAN will be hosted by Kenya and is scheduled to take place between January 11 and February 2 2018. The only goal of the game came via a penalty in the 90th minute. (more...)
Police hunt gunman who fired on officers Police hunt gunman who fired on officers
- August 13, 2017

The police said a speeding auto an officer was chasing pulled over and one of the three people inside fired shots from a military-style semi-automatic rifle. She said the police have been keeping in touch with updates and information about road closures. That helped ease her concerns, but she hoped life would soon be able to return to normal. (more...)
Charlottesville auto crash suspect ID'd as 20-year-old OH man Charlottesville auto crash suspect ID'd as 20-year-old OH man
- August 13, 2017

The driver has been identified as James Alex Fields, 20, of OH, according to CNN . James Alex Fields of Ohio's arrest was confirmed by the local jail superintendent and he is now being held without bail for the murder of a 32-year old woman . (more...)
NEET : Centre rules out permanent exemption for TN NEET : Centre rules out permanent exemption for TN
- August 13, 2017

Close to 4000 seats are available in government colleges, including those surrendered by the private medical colleges. Union Minister Nirmala Sitharaman today said the Centre will cooperate with Tamil Nadu if it brings an ordinance seeking exemption from NEET for government colleges for one year. (more...)
USA launches federal probe into Charlottesville deadly auto ramming USA launches federal probe into Charlottesville deadly auto ramming
- August 13, 2017

There is no place for this kind of violence in America. Georgia political leaders took to social media throughout Saturday to express their outrage over a protest that turned violent in Charlottesville , Va. Police said the helicopter was assisting law enforcement officers monitor the white nationalist rally in Charlottesville . The president also ignored a question from a reporter as to what he would say to white supremacists who voiced support for him during the rally. (more...)