Technology


You Can Now Load Your Boarding Passes and Tickets into Google Pay You Can Now Load Your Boarding Passes and Tickets into Google Pay
- May 09, 2018

Google revealed the update during its annual I/O bash for developers, which is taking place this week close to its Googleplex headquarters in Mountain View, California. Urban Airship said the mobile wallet tickets unlock new levels of convenience for travelers, with real-time updates (like departure time changes) sent to the lockscreen and personalized one-to-one messaging within the card. (more...)
EA is going to keep putting loot boxes in its games EA is going to keep putting loot boxes in its games
- May 09, 2018

Loot Box controversy gained a lot of momentum previous year with the games such as Shadow of War and Star Wars Battlefront 2 and some even consider the Federation Internationale de Football Association ultimate team as gambling, however, according to EA, the Ultimate Team in Federation Internationale de Football Association is not gambling at all. (more...)
Aston Martin greenlights radical Lagonda SUV Aston Martin greenlights radical Lagonda SUV
- May 09, 2018

Four electric motors - one for each wheel - will draw power from solid-state batteries located beneath the floor. Announced in a press release this morning, Lagonda has returned in the form of a high-performance 4Ă—4 SUV. The Lagonda SUV will share some of its platform elements with the upcoming Aston Martin DBX crossover, but will also debut a dedicated all-electric vehicle architecture that will be utilized in other Lagonda cars of the future. (more...)
Patch Tuesday: Microsoft fixes two critical Windows bugs Patch Tuesday: Microsoft fixes two critical Windows bugs
- May 09, 2018

Neither Microsoft nor Kaspersky Lab provided details about who is exploiting the vulnerability, who is being exploited, or how widespread the exploits are. The flaw in Windows 10 and Windows Server, designated CVE-2018-8170, had been publicly reported but has not yet been seen in in-the-wild attacks. The problem doesn't seem to affect everyone, as some users have also said that their devices are fine, but the problem is widespread enough for users to be concerned. (more...)
EA Announces that BioWare's Anthem Will Launch In March Of 2019 EA Announces that BioWare's Anthem Will Launch In March Of 2019
- May 09, 2018

Jorgensen sold 10,500 shares of Electronic Arts stock in a transaction that occurred on Tuesday, March 6th. Despite the controversy that has surrounded Electronic Arts since previous year, the company has managed to generate a great expectation for its upcoming releases, among which there are 2 titles that will show if BioWare will be able to get up after its recent stumble and what DICE has prepared for fans of the FPS title. (more...)
Hewlett Packard Enterprise (HPE) Holdings Cut by Point View Wealth Management Inc Hewlett Packard Enterprise (HPE) Holdings Cut by Point View Wealth Management Inc
- May 09, 2018

During the same quarter a year ago, the business posted $0.45 earnings per share . Comparatively, Hewlett Packard Enterprise Company posted earnings of $0.31 per share in the same quarter a year ago. The disclosure for this sale can be found here. During the last month, the stock has changed 10.49% and performed 42.76% over the last 6 months. The company has managed to keep price to sales ratio of 0.91 against an industry average of 3.65. (more...)
Google Assistant Finally Books Movie Tickets For You Google Assistant Finally Books Movie Tickets For You
- May 09, 2018

Users can also begin by saying "Hey Google , get me tickets for some particular movie" followed by the movie title, and Google will give the showtimes for the film. In celebration of May the 4th, Google on Friday announced a new Google Assistant feature for movie fans. For now, the feature is only available on Google Assistant for Android phones, but the feature will roll out for iOS later this year. (more...)
Nokia buys SpaceTime Insight to expand IoT, machine learning, analytics portfolio Nokia buys SpaceTime Insight to expand IoT, machine learning, analytics portfolio
- May 09, 2018

One of the firm's flagship offerings comes in the form of AI-powered asset health prediction systems described as being highly accurate and suitable for businesses that operate on a large scale. Nokia said it's not expecting the SpaceTime Insight acquisition to affect its IoT product roadmap for quite some time, most likely within the next 18 to 24 months. (more...)
IBM, Microsoft hitch their wagons to Red Hat's OpenShift IBM, Microsoft hitch their wagons to Red Hat's OpenShift
- May 09, 2018

Microsoft has expanded its alliance with Red Hat to empower enterprise developers to run container-based applications across Microsoft Azure and on-premises. In addition to being a fully managed service, Red Hat OpenShift on Azure will allow enterprise developers to freely move applications between on-premises environments. (more...)
Adobe Systems (NASDAQ:ADBE) Director Sells 3000 Shares of Stock
- May 09, 2018

The stock has a market capitalization of $110,924.02, a price-to-earnings ratio of 62.76, a PEG ratio of 2.60 and a beta of 1.04. The stock decreased 1.21% or $0.175 during the last trading session, reaching $14.275. The firm has "Buy" rating by Canaccord Genuity given on Tuesday, June 20. KeyCorp reiterated an "overweight" rating and issued a $225.00 price objective (up from $220.00) on shares of Adobe Systems in a report on Tuesday, January 23rd. (more...)
Qualcomm expected to bring Snapdragon 710 and 730 mobile processors Qualcomm expected to bring Snapdragon 710 and 730 mobile processors
- May 09, 2018

This platform will significantly change the Wear OS ecosystem, what you expect from a smartwatch . Over the last few years Google has assembled an all-star cast of fashion and technology brands to build Wear OS smartwatches , but they're all being held back by technology that feels antiquated - and rapidly falling behind the competition. (more...)
Investor inattention and Tuesday earnings announcements: Texas Instruments Incorporated (NASDAQ:TXN), Sinclair
- May 09, 2018

The Value Composite Two of Texas Instruments Incorporated (NasdaqGS: TXN ) is 48. The latest trading activity showed that the stock price is 37.66% off from its 52-week low and traded with move of -13.45% from high printed in the last 52-week period. (more...)
Google Lens is moving to Android's native Camera App
- May 09, 2018

As you'd expect, Google gives you a bit of control over managing these interests. From rebranding its research division as Google AI to packing its in-house apps like photos, maps and news with artificial intelligence, Google has made it apparent that they are going all in on AI. (more...)
Now book tickets, order food directly from Instagram Now book tickets, order food directly from Instagram
- May 09, 2018

It has also brought new action buttons, helping businesses convert interested parties into actual customers. With " Instagram Direct " and by adding these buttons to their profile, businesses would help customers connect with the third-party partners from the platform. (more...)
Google Assistant smart displays launching in July w Google Assistant smart displays launching in July w
- May 09, 2018

LG will launch this ThinQ AI with Google assistant in their upcoming LG OLED TV's and LG SUPER UHD TV's. Just as Google Home Mini and Google Home Max were a big focus for Google Assistant last fall, smart displays have been the big focus as of the beginning of this year in regards to Google's Assistant hardware push, and now it seems like consumers only have a few months longer to wait before they can incorporate them into their daily lives. (more...)
Man sentenced to prison over 2010 World of Warcraft DDoS attack Man sentenced to prison over 2010 World of Warcraft DDoS attack
- May 09, 2018

Additionally, Mateias will have to pay $29,987 to Blizzard to compensate it for the time spent countering his DDoS attacks against World of Warcraft . The Romanian citizen - who had been extradited to Los Angeles to face the charges - pleaded guilty in February to one count of causing damage to a protected computer. (more...)
Twitch Prime members get exclusive Fortnite loot today Twitch Prime members get exclusive Fortnite loot today
- May 09, 2018

All of this exclusive loot is free as a benefit for Twitch Prime subscribers. Launching on May 9, this new pack contains three exclusive items for Fortnite's Battle Royale mode including the camouflage-heavy Trailblazer Outfit, the True North Back Bling, and the Tenderizer Pickaxe. (more...)
Stock Movements to Focus: PayPal Holdings, Inc. (PYPL)
- May 09, 2018

Apple was up 1.9 percent, extending its gains since it reported results last week and after Berkshire Hathaway on Friday disclosed that it had boosted its stake in the iPhone maker. As of now, First Data Corporation has a P/S, P/E and P/B values of 1.47, 15.39 and 5.26 respectively. Many value shareholders look for stocks with a high percentage of insider ownership , under the theory that when administration are shareholders, they will act in its own self-interest, and create shareholder ... (more...)
Burnout Revenge Now Backward Compatible Burnout Revenge Now Backward Compatible
- May 09, 2018

So, through his Twitter account, the manager mentioned that Burnout Revenge joined the system today, so you can now play its version for Xbox 360 on your Xbox One. The fourth game in the hit series developed by Criterion , Revenge is perhaps best known for its introduction of Traffic Checking, a feature that allows players to cause unbridled carnage by smashing their auto into a swarm of oncoming traffic, resulting in the mother of all pileups. (more...)
Shopian teenager succumbs, civilian death toll rises to six Shopian teenager succumbs, civilian death toll rises to six
- May 09, 2018

Four civilians and two militants were killed by government forces in Pahnoo area of Shopian district on March 4 which triggered outrage in Kashmir, forcing the authorities to close down the schools to avoid protests by the students. In addition, various faculty members were also seen in the protest. Similar reports were received from district headquarters of the Valley, except in Pulwama and Shopian districts of south Kashmir, the official said. (more...)
Overwatch League: Boston Uprising Head Coach Crusty Departs for San Francisco Overwatch League: Boston Uprising Head Coach Crusty Departs for San Francisco
- May 09, 2018

The Excelsior, the Stage 2 champion, bested the Boston Uprising and ended the latter's 15-game winning streak in doing so. The team announced Crusty's arrival, along with the release of former head coach Brad Rajani. Stage 4 will also set the table for the first Overwatch League post-season playoffs which begins on July 12. On Monday, the Uprising announced that coach Dae-hee "Crusty" Park would be departing the team to join the San Francisco Shock . (more...)
Conan Exiles has sold one million copies, leaves Early Access today Conan Exiles has sold one million copies, leaves Early Access today
- May 09, 2018

The size of the game world has more than doubled, dozens of new features and mechanics have been added, and new content has made it into the game. Release comes with two new biomes (jungle and volcano), and a brand new PS4 version. MMOs , meanwhile, awards the game a "Good" verdict (based on the early access code), explaining that it has the potential to become the go-to survival game. (more...)
OnePlus announces Android P beta for yet to be unveiled OnePlus 6 OnePlus announces Android P beta for yet to be unveiled OnePlus 6
- May 09, 2018

OnePlus smartphones come with OxygenOS that is almost stock Android with some truly useful customizations thrown in to the mix. Today, the company has officially confirmed that the OnePlus 6 smartphone will get the Android P Beta at the earliest. (more...)
Google just put all its AI research efforts under a rebranded umbrella Google just put all its AI research efforts under a rebranded umbrella
- May 09, 2018

Heat dissipation is increasingly a hard problem for companies looking to create customized hardware for machine learning. Pods will be available over Google's cloud later in the year, the company said in February. But data sets are getting increasingly larger, and having the biggest and best data set is what creates a defensibility for any company these days. "We're unifying our efforts under 'Google AI , ' he wrote, suggesting that Google AI also underpins all its products and ... (more...)
New Nokia 6 (2018) 4GB RAM Variant to Launch in India Soon! New Nokia 6 (2018) 4GB RAM Variant to Launch in India Soon!
- May 09, 2018

To give you a quick glimpse of the specifications, Nokia 6 (2018) is powered by Qualcomm Snapdragon 630 processor and it runs on Android One . The higher-end variant of the Nokia 6.1 will go on sale for the first time in India on May 13. (more...)
Hermes Investment Management LTD Increased Stake in Taiwan Semiconductor Mfg LTD (TSM)
- May 09, 2018

Glovista Investments Llc who had been investing in Taiwan Semiconductor Mfg Ltd for a number of months, seems to be bullish on the $197.38B market cap company. Since May 4, 2017 TSM has risen 30.51% and is uptrending. The firm has "Hold" rating by Susquehanna given on Thursday, April 19. Pacific Crest upgraded the stock to "Sector Weight" rating in Friday, October 14 report. (more...)
Noteworthy Buzzers: International Business Machines Corporation (IBM), McDonald's Corp. (MCD)
- May 09, 2018

It has underperformed by 24.13% the S&P500. Nehal Chopra decreased its stake in Extreme Networks Inc (EXTR) by 91.98% based on its latest 2017Q4 regulatory filing with the SEC. Therefore 100% are positive. IBM had 21 analyst reports since November 13, 2017 according to SRatingsIntel. The rating was maintained by Deutsche Bank with "Hold" on Tuesday, October 20. (more...)
Court adjourns hearing on Dino Melaye's bail application Court adjourns hearing on Dino Melaye's bail application
- May 09, 2018

Mike Ozekhome (SAN), counsel to Kogi lawmaker, Senator Dino Melaye, has revealed how police officers chained his client to his hospital bed after an alleged escape attempt from custody last month. The defence counsel who briefed journalists said the prosecution counsel raised allegation that demands their urgent intervention. He however pleaded with the trial Judge to stand down the case for 30 minutes to enable him complete the filing processes to the prosecutors counter affidavits. (more...)
Arms Proliferation, Insecurity: Senate Summons Service Chiefs, IGP, Others
- May 09, 2018

It equally mandated the senate committee on intelligent and national security to conduct a thorough investigation with a view to expose the remote and immediate causes of the proliferation of firearms in the country as well as proffer a lasting solution to the problem. (more...)
The new Google News is faster, smarter, and prettier The new Google News is faster, smarter, and prettier
- May 09, 2018

Here, the latest developments in natural language understanding bring together a collection of articles, videos, and quotes on a single topic. For those readers looking to get the entire coverage, the "Full Coverage" feature provides a complete picture of how a particular story is reported from a variety of sources. (more...)