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Senator insists on call to impeach Buhari Senator insists on call to impeach Buhari
- May 01, 2018

It is not clear why full payment was demanded for aircrafts which will be delivered in 2020. We have not reached this issue of an impeachment. "We can not stay here and this assembly and Nigerians will be taken for granted". Stella Evbomwan and our gallant State Youth Leader, Arc Thaddeus Irabor and others are arrested and prosecuted immediately. He fingered Chief of Staff to Governor Obaseki, Mr. (more...)
Samsung Galaxy A6, Galaxy A6+ with infinity display unveiled Samsung Galaxy A6, Galaxy A6+ with infinity display unveiled
- May 01, 2018

Having gone down that the TENAA certification route in China, the two variants have been seen on Samsung's Indonesian website - along with specs outed in the list. The Galaxy A6 comes with a 24-megapixel camera of the front, while the Galaxy A6+ comes with a selfie camera of 16-megapixel with an aperture of f/1.7. (more...)
Amazon Prime Book Box is a mail-order book subscription for your kids Amazon Prime Book Box is a mail-order book subscription for your kids
- May 01, 2018

According to Amazon, this equates to a 35 percent discount over buying all of the included books separately. Shoppers can choose the age range the child they're shopping for is in; the box for the youngest range, baby to two years, comes with four board books per box. (more...)
WhatsApp now lets you restrict members from changing Group settings WhatsApp now lets you restrict members from changing Group settings
- May 01, 2018

The website mentions that all the participants could normally edit the group description , subject and icon, however, the administrator could restrict this feature today, thus preventing non-administrators from changing the group description . (more...)
Windows 10, version 1803 - Features that have been removed Windows 10, version 1803 - Features that have been removed
- May 01, 2018

Users trying to update to Firefox version 59.0.2 or earlier failed to install due to fatal errors. When you update to Windows 10, version 1803, you won't see HomeGroup in File Explorer, the Control Panel, or Troubleshoot (Settings Update & Security Troubleshoot). (more...)
Dark Souls: Remastered Network Testing this Month Dark Souls: Remastered Network Testing this Month
- May 01, 2018

The Dark Souls: Remastered Network Test will be running May 11-12, 2018 (6:00pm PDT to 11:59pm PDT each day for the Americas) for the PS4 and Xbox One. Dark Souls: Remastered is now pending a final rating with the ESRB and will carry a MSRP of $39.99 on consoles. And while the development team won't be releasing any new content, it appears as though the jumping mechanic has been improved. (more...)
Xiaomi Mi 7 to launch on May 23, official poster leaked online Xiaomi Mi 7 to launch on May 23, official poster leaked online
- May 01, 2018

For the unknown, the Xiaomi Mi TV 4 was launched with a price tag of Rs. 39,999 but starting from May 1, its price will be revised to Rs. 44,999. Will The Price Hike Affect Xiaomi's Business? Manu Kumar Jain, XIaomi India CEO took to Twitter and revealed the news of the price increase. Asus has recently launched its Zenfone Max Pro M1 which runs stock Android, Snapdragon 636, boasts a dual camera, packs a 5000 mAh battery and comes at a starting price of just Rs 10 ,999. (more...)
MacBook Air Mass Production Delayed, Won't Launch At WWDC MacBook Air Mass Production Delayed, Won't Launch At WWDC
- May 01, 2018

Apple is reportedly planning a cheaper MacBook Air and it may launch later this year. The exact cause of the delay hasn't been revealed, although Digitimes' sources have speculated that it could be "problems with some key components such as processors", particularly in light of Intel's announcement that its 10nm chips are also experiencing a delay due to yield issues. (more...)
Coolpad Note 6 Launched: Everything you need to know Coolpad Note 6 Launched: Everything you need to know
- May 01, 2018

The Note 6 is mounted with an 8 MP + 5 MP dual front camera with flash and capability to capture 120 degree wide angle selfies. Other than this, It has a 5.5-inch full HD (1920 x 1080) display and a Qualcomm Snapdragon 435 chipset. The device is pre-loaded with Android 7.1 Nougat on top of a customized UI. "We are also planning to introduce more aggressive offline devices in the next few months to expand in the offline market through our retails partners and multi-brand outlets", ... (more...)
Boost to NHS cyber security as new security measures announced Boost to NHS cyber security as new security measures announced
- May 01, 2018

While health and care organisations can and should have solid cyber security measures in place, no system is completely impenetrable, as seen by the recent high profile attacks on major global companies. The government also announced it is pledging a further £150 million over the next three years to improve resilience, including the setting up of a new NHS Digital Security Operations Centre to boost the public body's ability to prevent, detect and respond to incidents. (more...)
Browse internet, make calls while in the air: Govt clears proposal Browse internet, make calls while in the air: Govt clears proposal
- May 01, 2018

On 20 January, The Telecom Regulatory Authority of India (TRAI) had recommended onboard connectivity of both the Internet and MCA (mobile communication on aircraft) services over the Indian airspace. Earlier in August a year ago, DoT had asked the TRAI to furnish its recommendations on licensing terms and provision of in-flight connectivity for voice, data and video services and associated issues related to entry fee, licence fee and spectrum. (more...)
Advanced Micro Devices (NASDAQ:AMD) Now Covered by UBS
- May 01, 2018

The stock underperformed the S&P500 by 38.56%. Ims Capital Management decreased its stake in Umpqua Hldgs Corp (UMPQ) by 45.14% based on its latest 2017Q4 regulatory filing with the SEC. The company has a market cap of $10,767.05, a P/E ratio of 136.00, a PEG ratio of 4.54 and a beta of 2.86. The company has market cap of $23.17 million. (more...)
Samsung Galaxy S7 and S7 edge receiving Android 8.0 Oreo update Samsung Galaxy S7 and S7 edge receiving Android 8.0 Oreo update
- May 01, 2018

The firmware update is now being rolled out over-the-air in the United Kingdom but is expected to roll out in other markets as well. This is likely a phased rollout so Oreo for Galaxy S7 and Galaxy S7 edge will certainly not be rolled out in all markets simultaneously. (more...)
Fortnite Season 4 Releases With Hop Rocks And More Fortnite Season 4 Releases With Hop Rocks And More
- May 01, 2018

As we reported earlier, Fortnite Season 4 brings changes to the map . Another useful feature is the addition of a drag and drop feature for inventory management. "The comet has left a mark on the island... visit the crater and you'll find glowing rocks all around". The anticipation of the Fortnite season 4 release is super high. (more...)
Microsoft Office 2019 Commercial Preview Now Available for Windows 10 Users Microsoft Office 2019 Commercial Preview Now Available for Windows 10 Users
- May 01, 2018

Additionally, " Microsoft 365 subscribers can quickly split paragraphs into multiple lines, insert words into existing sentences, and join separated words, all using natural pen-based gestures", said Kirk Koenigsbauer, Corporate Vice President for Microsoft 365. (more...)
Mitsubishi Ufj Trust & Banking Corp Decreased Stake in Walt Disney Co (DIS) Mitsubishi Ufj Trust & Banking Corp Decreased Stake in Walt Disney Co (DIS)
- May 01, 2018

Co Usd0.1 Common Stock ( DIS ) stake by 2.59% reported in 2017Q4 SEC filing. Hyman Charles D sold 5,278 shares as the company's stock declined 8.57% with the market. (NASDAQ:OCLR) rating on Thursday, November 2. Jefferies has "Hold" rating and $11000 target. Credit Suisse maintained it with "Buy" rating and $120.0 target in Friday, September 8 report. (more...)
The Bill Cosby Verdict: A Shift From the Status Quo The Bill Cosby Verdict: A Shift From the Status Quo
- May 01, 2018

Carnegie Mellon University in Pittsburgh, Johns Hopkins in Baltimore, Notre Dame in South Bend, Indiana, and Wesleyan University in Middletown, Connecticut, all announced Thursday they would revoke honorary degrees given to Cosby years ago after the verdict was announced. (more...)
Do You Own Ford Motor Co. (NYSE:F) Shares?
- May 01, 2018

General Motors Company (NYSE:GM) has risen 0.46% since April 30, 2017 and is uptrending. It has underperformed by 15.98% the S&P500. RBC Capital Markets maintained FedEx Corporation (NYSE:FDX) rating on Thursday, September 17. Further, we can see that General Motors Company (NYSE:GM) has a Shareholder Yield of 0.100891 and a Shareholder Yield (Mebane Faber) of -0.0691. The Moon Capital Management Lp holds 198,092 shares with $8.12M value, up from 15,458 last quarter. (more...)
WhatsApp cofounder to leave Facebook amid growing differences over data sharing WhatsApp cofounder to leave Facebook amid growing differences over data sharing
- May 01, 2018

WhatsApp Co-Founder and Chief Executive Officer Jan Koum is planning to leave the Facebook unit, according to his post on the social media network on Monday. He will also step down from Facebook's board of directors, which is notable given that he's the only founder of a company Facebook acquired to sit on its board. (more...)
Earnings Analysis Of Taiwan Semiconductor Manufacturing Company Limited (TSM)c
- May 01, 2018

The company's stock popped up 9.24% while Sloane Robinson Llp sold 119,400 shares. The institutional investor held 702,495 shares of the energy company at the end of 2017Q4, valued at $5.30M, down from 789,495 at the end of the previous reported quarter. (more...)
Fitbit partners with Google to improve health data sharing Fitbit partners with Google to improve health data sharing
- April 30, 2018

James Park, Fitbit's co-founder and CEO, said that working with Google will give them the opportunity to reach more people around the world faster while also enhancing the experience they offer to users and the healthcare system. "This collaboration will accelerate the pace of innovation to define the next generation of healthcare and wearables". "Together, we have the opportunity to deliver up-to-date information to providers, enhancing their ability to follow and manage the health of ... (more...)
Xbox Boss Comments on Possibility of a First-Party Battle Royale Game Xbox Boss Comments on Possibility of a First-Party Battle Royale Game
- April 30, 2018

Fans must calm their expectations. Knowing that Microsoft is one of the biggest names in the tech industry and that Battle Royale games are making huge profits, it should come as no surprise that the thought of creating its own Battle Royale game has crossed Microsoft's mind. (more...)
Apple's next to be $450 iPhone SE2? Apple's next to be $450 iPhone SE2?
- April 30, 2018

The current iPhone SE uses the A9. The company is preparing a new lower-cost iPhone that looks similar to the iPhone X and has some of its most-appealing features, Bloomberg News reported earlier this year. "With an in line March quarter and a June guide behind us post-earnings. the focus will move to capital return, the ability to drive iPhone revenue growth in [the second half of 2018] and margin upside from FX/commodity tailwinds in [2019]", Mohan says. (more...)
Surprise, Cyberpunk 2077 Will Almost Certainly Be at E3 2018 Surprise, Cyberpunk 2077 Will Almost Certainly Be at E3 2018
- April 30, 2018

Until CD Projekt RED officially announces that Cyberpunk 2077 will appear at E3, there is absolutely no certainty that this will happen. A recent update to the E3 exhibitor directory reveals that CD Projekt Red will be at the show, and they're listed in the Role-playing category for PC, PlayStation 4, and Xbox One. (more...)
Fortnite Season 4 officially begins May 1 Fortnite Season 4 officially begins May 1
- April 30, 2018

It's led to rumours that Fortnite season 4 could be started by a meteor smashing into and destroying Tilted Towers. The previous Battle Pass increased the number of tiers, that said, we won't know if Epic plans to hike it past 100 for Fortnite Season 4 . (more...)
Central American 'Caravan' Migrants to Seek Asylum at US-Mexico Border Central American 'Caravan' Migrants to Seek Asylum at US-Mexico Border
- April 30, 2018

Today's group is expected to be the largest and most public of this caravan to approach us border officials, though exactly how many will seek asylum was not known. Almost 80 percent of asylum-seekers passed the initial screening from October through December, the latest numbers available, the AP said, but few are likely to eventually win asylum. (more...)
Siri's definition of mother is shocking iPhone users Siri's definition of mother is shocking iPhone users
- April 30, 2018

Right from asking it to set alarms or reminders to looking up stuff on the web, Siri tries to answer them all. In this particular case, an iPhone user asked Siri to define "mother", it gives surprisingly terribly wrong and explicit response that one can expect. (more...)
Red Dead Redemption 2's 3rd Trailer Announced Ahead Of Time Red Dead Redemption 2's 3rd Trailer Announced Ahead Of Time
- April 30, 2018

Rockstar Games, creators of the endlessly popular Grand Theft Auto series, announced this morning that their other highly anticipated follow-up, Red Dead Redemption 2 , will be getting a new trailer this Wednesday. The release of Red Dead Redemption 2 also appears to be coming alongside something else that'll be a first for a Rockstar Games release. They seldom reveal their hand until really close to launch, so expect this trailer to ask as many questions as it answers. (more...)
President Buhari arrives Bauchi for two-day working visit President Buhari arrives Bauchi for two-day working visit
- April 30, 2018

The President, who expressed disgust at the way and manner some unpatriotic Nigerians syphoned public funds, declared that his government is poised to arresting all treasury looters no matter who they are. "It is indeed unfortunate and characteristic of failed leaders that President Buhari can not read the clear handwriting on the wall, even as demonstrated by the scanty attendance at his Bauchi rally on Thursday, where he boasted about winning the 2019 elections", Ologbondiyan added. (more...)
BlackBerry Athena leaked on TENAA certification BlackBerry Athena leaked on TENAA certification
- April 30, 2018

A watermark in the corner of one of the images suggests the handset will be branded the BlackBerry Key2 (rather than KeyTwo), but we'll have to wait for the phone's official launch to know for sure. BlackBerry entered this new smartphone market with its BlackBerry KeyOne which was unveiled past year. It builds on the nostalgia of QWERTY devices that BlackBerry devices were known for. (more...)