Technology


Three CEOs resign from Trump council over Charlottesville Three CEOs resign from Trump council over Charlottesville
- August 18, 2017

In the wake of the tragedy in Virginia, several tech leaders serving on advisory boards for President Donald Trump appear to be standing pat. The CEOs of athletic wear manufacturer Under Armour , computer chip maker Intel and pharmaceutical company Merck resigned Monday from the White House's American Manufacturing Council - with the Merck withdrawal drawing a quick and angry Twitter outburst from President Donald Trump. (more...)
Nokia 8 Launched - First Look Specifications, features
- August 18, 2017

While Google is yet to confirm official release date for Android O , at this time we could just hope that Nokia delivers on its promises and we see faster updates arriving on Nokia devices. It mostly looks like a rather typical flagship phone in most respects, featuring a strong chipset, a sharp display , dual cameras , and the like, according to commentators. (more...)
New Ways to Reply with Photos and Videos New Ways to Reply with Photos and Videos
- August 18, 2017

And as you can see in the example above, you can draw on the sticker, or add effects, as well as choose how big it is and where it's placed in your photo reply. Instagram is making comments more of a conversation with its new comment threads . Hopefully, the changes will not only help make the comments section more readable for those looking for comment replies, but also invite readers to join in as well. (more...)
Wisconsin Assembly Expected to Approve $3 Billion Tax Package for Foxconn Wisconsin Assembly Expected to Approve $3 Billion Tax Package for Foxconn
- August 18, 2017

The Wisconsin state Assembly has passed a $3 billion tax break package for Taiwan-based electronics giant Foxconn Technology Group. After the Assembly votes, the legislation still needs approval by the Wisconsin State Senate and joint finance committee, which has both Assembly and Senate members, before going to the governor. (more...)
Trading Focus: A Deep Dive into Vanguard Msci Index International Shares Etf
- August 18, 2017

Typically, if the value heads above -20, the stock may be considered to be overbought. An oscillator is an indicator that is used as a counter trend showing when the market is overbought or oversold. The institutional investor owned 55,900 shares of the exchange traded fund's stock after buying an additional 5,730 shares during the period. A reading between -80 to -100 may be typically viewed as strong oversold territory. (more...)
Man to answer charges he sprayed manure on Border Patrol auto Man to answer charges he sprayed manure on Border Patrol auto
- August 18, 2017

Customs and Border Protection vehicle after confronting an agent about immigration enforcement. She said the border patrol focuses on the global border. Rocheleau drove to a nearby port of entry, where he took photographs of his auto and reported the incident to his supervisor. Johnson's complaint continued, as he reportedly railed against illegal immigrants receiving taxpayer-funded assistance. (more...)
PM Modi pitches for 'New India', asks startup entrepreneurs for ideas PM Modi pitches for 'New India', asks startup entrepreneurs for ideas
- August 18, 2017

Of the 1.8 million, 4.5 lakh people have sought to make amends for their "mistakes", he said, adding that one lakh had not paid income tax even once in the past. This portal will have details and profiles of the winners. Stating that the youth has a big role in nation building, Modi urged those turning 18 to play the role of job creators than be job seekers. (more...)
Reddit rolls out native video hosting Reddit rolls out native video hosting
- August 18, 2017

Video file formats like MP4 and MOV are supported and length of up to 15 minutes. Like the move to host images previous year, Reddit is adding native video because that media is becoming a big portion of the site's content pie. While these changes may be, in part, an attempt to improve the end user experience, they have a larger agenda. The company also believes it has an angle that will differentiate its video from those shared on YouTube and elsewhere. (more...)
Facebook will soon purge video clickbait from the News Feed Facebook will soon purge video clickbait from the News Feed
- August 18, 2017

Facebook Inc is testing a feature in the Facebook News Feed that provides customized links to news on topics of interest to individual users, as the company continues to search for ways to increase the amount of time that people spend using the world's largest social media network. (more...)
US Nielsen TV ratings company moves in to esports US Nielsen TV ratings company moves in to esports
- August 18, 2017

Nielsen developed Esport24, a syndicated service, as one of those offerings. "Companies that we've seen show the most interest early have been more global in scale", said Nicole Pike, VP of Nielsen Games. But fans aren't so one-dimensional. Esports , with a few exceptions, is not typically consumed via television. Numerous partners listed above are involved in streaming of live esports . (more...)
Jeep Wrangler Unlimited leaked from the production floor Jeep Wrangler Unlimited leaked from the production floor
- August 18, 2017

Oh, and let's not forget the higher side windows, the no-button door handles and the side crease that runs the entire length of the vehicle, which reminds us of the TJ Wrangler. The Wrangler JL is expected to debut at the 2017 Los Angeles Auto Show in late November. It is expected that in addition to the familiar 3.6-litre V6 the new Jeep Wrangler will receive two-liter turbo engine and turbo diesel engine of 3.0 liters is Not excluded and the emergence of hybrid modification. (more...)
India Fears Chinese Phones May Be Stealing Personal Info India Fears Chinese Phones May Be Stealing Personal Info
- August 17, 2017

An approximate number of 21 smartphone makers has been included in the list, the non-Chinese manufacturers like Samsung , Apple and the Indian Manufacturers like, Micromax which sells a good amount of smartphones in the country, also include to get the notice from the Ministry of Electronics and Information Technology. (more...)
Ford Motor Company (NYSE:F) Stake Increased by Meeder Asset Management Inc
- August 17, 2017

The company has market cap of $51.79 billion. The company stock experienced a 0.59% move to arrive at $35.75. About 4.17M shares traded. Mgmt Professionals Inc invested 0.07% of its portfolio in Phillips 66 (NYSE:PSX). GWM Advisors LLC bought a new stake in shares of Ford Motor during the first quarter worth about $117,000. Shares of General Motors Company ( NYSE GM ) opened at 35.54 on Wednesday. (more...)
NEET 2017: Madras HC posts PIL on for order to Aug 23 NEET 2017: Madras HC posts PIL on for order to Aug 23
- August 17, 2017

A bench headed by Justice Dipak Misra was hearing a plea filed by six students seeking a direction to the state government to conduct counselling for the medical seats exclusively on the basis of the merit list prepared on the basis of NEET (National Eligibility cum Entrance Test) marks. (more...)
Allo for Web Launch Sure Seems Imminent Allo for Web Launch Sure Seems Imminent
- August 17, 2017

Please note that the QR code for Allo for web is unique to your computer. However, if it happens that the phone runs out of battery and dies, the user can not be able to access the Allo web app. Allo for web shows exactly what is on the mobile app. Click the profile icon and click on sign-out on Chrome browser. That will help pair the app with the computer. (more...)
Nintendo Switch Splatoon 2 Edition Bundle heads exclusively to Walmart Stores Nintendo Switch Splatoon 2 Edition Bundle heads exclusively to Walmart Stores
- August 17, 2017

It sounds like those controllers could eventually get released separately in the U.S. - Nintendo says this is the "first chance" for North Americans to get the accessories, which implies it won't be the last. The only way this deal offers real value over buying everything separately is if you consider that you can't yet buy the Neon Green or Neon Pink controllers or the Splatoon 2-themed carrying case in the USA unless you purchase this bundle. (more...)
Dragon Ball FighterZ Adds Super Saiyan Blue Goku, Vegeta, and Android 18 Dragon Ball FighterZ Adds Super Saiyan Blue Goku, Vegeta, and Android 18
- August 17, 2017

For starters, both Android 16 and Android 18 will be joining the playable roster. Weekly Jump also revealed that Dragon Ball FighterZ will have a Story Mode, involving a revived Android 16, "high-end animation", and a scenario where the "super warriors fall one by one", according to a translation of the scans by Gematsu . (more...)
Daily Stormer Booted From Russia for 'Propagandizing Neo-Nazi Ideology' Daily Stormer Booted From Russia for 'Propagandizing Neo-Nazi Ideology'
- August 17, 2017

A neo-Nazi website's publisher said Wednesday that he has "effectively been completely banned from the internet" after mocking the victim of a deadly auto attack at a white nationalist rally in Virginia. He could not immediately be reached for further comment. Only the biggest companies will be able to navigate the varying laws in different countries, he added. (more...)
Maruti Suzuki Ciaz S Launched In India For Rs 9.39 Lakh Maruti Suzuki Ciaz S Launched In India For Rs 9.39 Lakh
- August 17, 2017

The mid-cycle facelift of the Suzuki Alivio, which is the China-spec Maruti Suzuki Ciaz , has been spied undisguised recently. "Ciaz has established itself as one of the most progressive brands of Maruti Suzuki and has sold over 1.70 lakh units since its launch in October 2014". (more...)
GM CEO Mary Barra issues statement after President Trump disbands council GM CEO Mary Barra issues statement after President Trump disbands council
- August 17, 2017

Schwarzman organized a call on Wednesday for member executives to voice concerns after Trump's comments, and an overwhelming majority backed disbanding the council, two sources said. His remarks prompted the demise of the council. "For every CEO that drops out of the Manufacturing Council, I have many to take their place", he tweeted at the time . (more...)
Facebook goes big on birthdays Facebook goes big on birthdays
- August 17, 2017

But considering that almost 1 in 30 Facebook users tells someone Happy Birthday each and every day, the social media giant is bringing them more tools to make the messages more meaningful. For those in the United States, we're now making it easier to do this by giving you the opportunity to create a fundraiser for your birthday directly on Facebook. (more...)
Deep Silver Are Now Publishing Shenmue 3 Deep Silver Are Now Publishing Shenmue 3
- August 17, 2017

Or at least that's when it's supposed to be out - fans that have been waiting over a decade and a half for a new Shenmue will know not to believe anything until the game is sitting on shop shelves (or online store search engines). It makes it much more likely that, one day, we'll play Shemmue 3 . "The global partnership between Ys Net and Deep Silver will help realize Yu Suzuki's vision for Shenmue III-we are thrilled to see his spirit of innovation materialize on PS4". (more...)
Play Warframe studio's new hero shooter, The Amazing Eternals, later this month Play Warframe studio's new hero shooter, The Amazing Eternals, later this month
- August 17, 2017

To sign up for the closed beta of The Amazing Eternals , you can head over to the official site and stick your name down . The Amazing Eternals is a hero shooter from the makers of Warframe , Digital Extremes. Alternatively, you can buy into the game's Founders Program and start playing from 29 August. Some of the characters and locations they show off in the game's debut video seem like they'd be at home in any number of B-movies, but The Amazing Eternals treats them with "respect ... (more...)
Adobe Systems Incorporated (ADBE) Position Maintained by Integrated Investment Consultants LLC
- August 17, 2017

Adobe Sys Inc now has $74.90 billion valuation. CENTRAL TRUST Co now owns 3,812 shares of the software company's stock valued at $496,000 after buying an additional 114 shares during the period. On Friday, October 28 the stock rating was downgraded by Bank of America to "Underperform". Dougherty & Company has "Buy" rating and $122 target. The stock of Cummins Inc. (more...)
Wal-Mart Stores' (WMT) Buy Rating Reaffirmed at Cowen and Company Wal-Mart Stores' (WMT) Buy Rating Reaffirmed at Cowen and Company
- August 17, 2017

Wal-Mart Stores Inc has $90 highest and $55 lowest target. AQR Capital Management LLC boosted its position in shares of Wal-Mart Stores by 23.7% in the fourth quarter. Bnp Paribas Inv Prtn has 0.05% invested in Wal-Mart Stores Inc (NYSE:WMT) for 71,222 shares. A number of equities analysts recently weighed in on the company. (more...)
Unity adds Xbox One X support to engine Unity adds Xbox One X support to engine
- August 17, 2017

With the game releasing on PS4, Xbox One and PC, what are the development team's thoughts on the game potentially running on Xbox One X? At the same time, Ybarra revealed that Microsoft was hoping that the Xbox One X pre-orders would be available since its introduction in E3 2017, but by then the FCC had the issue under its control and could not succeed. (more...)
Xiaomi Redmi Note 5A to be officially unveiled on August 21 Xiaomi Redmi Note 5A to be officially unveiled on August 21
- August 17, 2017

As for its photography skills, interested buyers should expect a 13MP primary camera with LED flash and a 5MP secondary lens on the Xiaomi offering. The device will come in so many different colors such as Gold, Black, Rose Gold, White, Blue, Red, Pink, Silver, and Grey. The alleged Redmi Note 5A variants are codenamed as MDT6 and MDT6S. (more...)
Asus Zenfone Zoom S launched in India, priced at Rs. 26999 Asus Zenfone Zoom S launched in India, priced at Rs. 26999
- August 17, 2017

It comes with a 12 Megapixel SuperPixel Sony IMX362 sensor and 12 Megapixel secondary Zoom rear camera with dual-tone LED Flash, PDAF and Laser AF. Under the hood is a mid-range processor by Qualcomm coupled with 4GB of RAM and 64GB of storage . (more...)
Four Arrested In India For Leaking Game Of Thrones Episode Four Arrested In India For Leaking Game Of Thrones Episode
- August 17, 2017

The leaked episode had a watermarked logo of Star India , indicating that the leak happened at broadcaster's end. The fourth is a former employee of the company, which has lodged a complaint with the police, as reported by the BBC . Game of Thrones , the most pirated television show in TV history , is a narrative about noble families in a fantasy world competing for the Iron Throne . (more...)
LG V30 to Feature Always-On Face and Voice Recognition LG V30 to Feature Always-On Face and Voice Recognition
- August 17, 2017

The LG V30 will be made official at IFA later this month and now some press renders of the handset have been leaked. posted the picture above on Twitter and it gives us a good look at the design of this new smartphone. And given that the device will also sport a fingerprint sensor on the rear - another feature that remains in doubt with respect to the iPhone 8 - there are a few combinations available. (more...)