Technology


Facebook admits 4% of accounts were fake Facebook admits 4% of accounts were fake
- May 15, 2018

The increased transparency comes as the Menlo Park, California, company tries to make amends for a privacy scandal triggered by loose policies that allowed a data-mining company with ties to President Donald Trump's 2016 campaign to harvest personal information on as many as 87 million users. (more...)
Online safety on mind, Facebook launches Youth Portal for teens Online safety on mind, Facebook launches Youth Portal for teens
- May 15, 2018

Facebook said that it consulted with an unspecified number of teenagers in the U.S., Italy, the United Kingdom, and Brazil in designing the new site. Facebook launches a Youth Portal for the Generation Z to demystify and educate them on all things Facebook . With Facebook' s recent debacle on user data, the company has also ensured that the iGens are taken care of by introducing information on the types of data Facebook collects and how it use it. (more...)
Walmart (WMT) Holdings Reduced by First Fiduciary Investment Counsel Inc Walmart (WMT) Holdings Reduced by First Fiduciary Investment Counsel Inc
- May 15, 2018

Its down 0.03, from 1.02 in 2017Q3. Comparatively, Wal-Mart Stores Inc. posted earnings of $1.14 per share in the same quarter previous year. 165 funds opened positions while 435 raised stakes. (NYSE: WMT ) rating. Stifel Nicolaus has "Hold" rating and $99.0 target. Therefore 45% are positive. According to today's trading volume Wal-Mart Stores Inc.is ABOVE its 20-Day Avg. (more...)
Snapchat introduces six-second ads that users can't skip Snapchat introduces six-second ads that users can't skip
- May 15, 2018

Indeed, these six-second spots are only available in Shows, the professionally produced , episodic series from top media partners like NBCUniversal, Walt Disney Co . "They can't build a viable ad-supported platform without changing", a digital agency exec told AdAge . As a compromise of sort, Snap has introduced unskippable ads, but limited them to a very tolerable six seconds. (more...)
Ford EcoSport S: All You Need To Know Ford EcoSport S: All You Need To Know
- May 15, 2018

Meanwhile, the Signature edition, which is based on its previously launched Titanium variant will cost Rs 10.40 lakh and Rs 10.99 lakh for the petrol, and diesel variant respectively. The 1.5-litre petrol makes 121 bhp and 170 Nm of peak torque. Deliveries are slated to start from today itself as many Ford dealers have already received the new variants of the compact SUV. (more...)
New Approach to GDPR: Using Machine Learning to Enhance Privacy New Approach to GDPR: Using Machine Learning to Enhance Privacy
- May 15, 2018

According to ICAEW, the answer to this is yes. And there will in due course be an Act of Parliament called the Data Protection Act. The new regulation applies to companies that control or process personal data of European Union individuals-no matter where they are located. (more...)
Rumor: GameStop Leaks Call of Duty: Black Ops 4 for Nintendo Switch Rumor: GameStop Leaks Call of Duty: Black Ops 4 for Nintendo Switch
- May 15, 2018

Black Ops 4 is out on PC, PS4, and Xbox One on October 12. Any and all support helps keep DualShockers as a standalone, independent platform for less-mainstream opinions and news coverage. While it seems like the release of a Switch version is quite possible, there's no way to tell if the picture above is just a simple mistake, or if it's the result of a misinformed GameStop employee. (more...)
Introducing the 2019 Subaru Crosstrek Hybrid Introducing the 2019 Subaru Crosstrek Hybrid
- May 15, 2018

Like the gasoline-powered Crosstrek models, the 2019 Crosstrek Hybrid is built around the Subaru Global Platform that was created to accommodate hybrid and electric powertrains. A Toyota hybrid system, borrowed as part of the two companies' technical partnership, will provide the electric propulsion through a transmission unique to the Crosstrek Hybrid. (more...)
Munguia Wins WBO Junior Middleweight Title Munguia Wins WBO Junior Middleweight Title
- May 15, 2018

Munguia took the fight on short notice after Ali's original opponent Liam Smith pulled out. He made the most of his opportunity, overpowering Ali from the beginning of the fight. He scored a knockdown very quick with a combination to the head and body. While Ali got up, Munguia sent him down once more in the round thanks to a big left hook. (more...)
IPhone SE 2 Faces Major Delay IPhone SE 2 Faces Major Delay
- May 15, 2018

The iPhone maker reported $2.73 earnings per share for the quarter, beating the consensus estimate of $2.69 by $0.04. Though we have seen a few renders of a 4-inch iPhone SE with an edgeless display - and though such a design is compelling - it's hard to imagine Apple going down this route given that an edgeless display with Face ID components would only serve to reduce margins on an already low-cost device. (more...)
Which Stocks To Invest? - QuickLogic Corporation (QUIK), Express Scripts Holding Company (ESRX)
- May 15, 2018

The shares recently went up by 2.59% or $1.84 and now trades at $72.80. On Friday, Shares of CytRx Corporation (NASDAQ: CYTR ) generated a change of -32.8% and closed at $1.27. Investors usually keep their eyes focused on the most recent stock price resistance and support levels. Major expected news items are more important drivers of big moves in the stock price in the near future. (more...)
LG to launch own blockchain-the Monachain LG to launch own blockchain-the Monachain
- May 15, 2018

LG CNS was founded in 1987, and since has been providing services related to Information Technology, like consultations, System and Network integrations, Business Process Outsourcing and so on. Through digital supply chain management (SCM), interested parties will be able to share various information items such as trade information ranging from production to delivery transparently and quickly. (more...)
Share Rating Recap: Nokia Corp (NOK)
- May 15, 2018

Nokia Corporation ( NOK) stock is now trading 14.59% away from its average-price of 200 days while it maintained a distance of 10.71% from its 50 Days Moving Average and 7.16% compared with the 20 Day Moving Average. Nokia has a beta of 1.14, suggesting that its stock price is 14% more volatile than the S&P 500. While historical volatility can be indicative of future volatility, it can also differ greatly from future volatility, depending on what was driving the price changes during the past ... (more...)
Google employees resign over controversial Pentagon drone AI project Google employees resign over controversial Pentagon drone AI project
- May 15, 2018

The internal petition has been signed by close to 4,000 employees at this stage. Google claims it is only providing open-source software to Project Maven, which means the military would be able to use the technology, even if Google didn't accept payment or offer technical assistance. (more...)
Oppo Realme 1: Top 4 features of new Redmi Note 5 rival Oppo Realme 1: Top 4 features of new Redmi Note 5 rival
- May 15, 2018

The Realme 1 has a 6-inch full HD+ IPS LCD display at a 2160x1080 resolution and pixel density of 403ppi.The display follows the current trend with an 18:9 aspect ratio. It features the usual array of features such as AI beautification, AR stickers. Connectivity features of the phone include 4G VoLTE, WiFi 802.11 ac (2.4GHz + 5GHz), Bluetooth 4.2 and Global Positioning System. (more...)
Global Electric Winch Market 2018-2025 Fong Hwang, Superwinch, Westin Automotive Global Electric Winch Market 2018-2025 Fong Hwang, Superwinch, Westin Automotive
- May 15, 2018

Chapter 5,6,7, an In-sight study of the Food Automation market , related to top countries that give sales and revenue contribution in the market . According to Market Insights Reports, Enterprise File Sync And Share Software Market provides a comprehensive analysis of the emerging point of care tests market segments, including their dynamics, size, growth, regulatory requirements, technological trends, competitive landscape, and emerging opportunities for instrument and consumable ... (more...)
Adobe Systems (ADBE) Position Raised by Wellington Shields Capital Management LLC Adobe Systems (ADBE) Position Raised by Wellington Shields Capital Management LLC
- May 15, 2018

For the next year, analysts expect that the firm will report sales of $10.35 billion per share, with estimates ranging from $10.07 billion to $10.53 billion. Even thought the pullback rate is high, if correct risk management is utilized, investors can trade very well such events. Over the previous year Company's shares have been trading in the range of $130.82 and $241.76. (more...)
Apple TV 4K offered as alternative to TV decoder in France
- May 15, 2018

Canal+ Group announced Monday it is offering the Apple TV 4K internet-streaming device as a set-top box option for its subscribers in France. "We are proud to offer Apple TV 4K and our unique selection of programs to our millions subscribers in France", said Frank Cadoret, deputy general manager of Canal Plus Group, in a prepared statement . (more...)
Fujifilm SQ6: The First Analog Square-Format Instax Camera Fujifilm SQ6: The First Analog Square-Format Instax Camera
- May 15, 2018

The built-in flash uses an auto mode that automatically adjusts the shutter speed and the level of the flash for a more balanced look. It means you won't end up losing the background to darkness. Retractable lens, 2 components, 2 elements, f = 65.75 mm, 1:12.6. Programmed electronic shutter release, 1.6 sec - 1/400 sec. Capacity: Approximately 30 INSTAX SQUARE 10-pack film packs with new CR2/DL CR2 lithium batteries. (more...)
First Guilty Gear Game Coming to PC, PS4, and Nintendo Switch First Guilty Gear Game Coming to PC, PS4, and Nintendo Switch
- May 15, 2018

To celebrate the game's 20 anniversary, ArcSys has chose to bring over the first game from the fighting game franchise. The original Guilty Gear had different modes including arcade, training mode and versus mode. The Guilty Gear series has proven its existence as one of the defining points of 2D versus fighting games. ArcSys has yet to give a release date for the upcoming port, so fans will just have to wait for more details about this. (more...)
Mobile Halts Oreo Rollout To LG V30, Resumes Update For Note 8
- May 15, 2018

It's no secret that Samsung's updates are slow. Even though we're halfway through the month of May and the latest security patch has already been detailed , this particular firmware update still comes with the April 2018 security patch. However it seems that according to various reports, the update for the handset has been halted . T-Mobile has apparently re-released the update for the flagship device after terminating the original rollout on April 3. (more...)
Nokia X6 price and specifications leaked online Nokia X6 price and specifications leaked online
- May 15, 2018

The also offering 10% cashback on ICICI bank credit or debit cards. While new and existing Airtel users can claim additional cashback of Rs. 2,000 along with a free subscription to all media contents on Airtel TV app. The smartphone's dual-sight mode allows users to capture images using both rear and front camera simultaneously. While, it is backed with an astonishing metallic shell with a matte finish, a dual-camera module and a fingerprint sensor below it. (more...)
Arjun Kapoor in 'Chumma mein Chawanprash' will make you kiss him! Arjun Kapoor in 'Chumma mein Chawanprash' will make you kiss him!
- May 15, 2018

And while the film seems like a songless affair, makers have released a promotional song to help film grab the eyeballs. Titled Chavanprash , the song was shared on Monday on Arjun Kapoor's social media handles. While interacting with a daily, he revealed how it was quite hard for him to learn the basics of scuba diving for an underwater sequence, as he only had a week to prepare for the scene. (more...)
Cliff Bleszinski announces closure of Boss Key Productions Cliff Bleszinski announces closure of Boss Key Productions
- May 15, 2018

Boss Key Productions' demise began after its first-person shooter, " LawBreakers ", "unfortunately failed to gain traction ", the studio's co-founder and chief Cliff Bleszinksi said in his tweet . He hopes to make something new again someday but for now, he said he needs to withdraw and "take this time". Founder Cliff Bleszinski, previously well-known for his role as director on the Gears of War series, announced the studio was "effectively no more" Monday afternoon on Twitter . (more...)
Famed composer Nobuo Uematsu is working on the Final Fantasy VII Remake
- May 15, 2018

According to a report from The Lifestream (via Destructoid ), there was an alleged conversation recorded during a closed door event at the Final Fantasy 30th Anniversary. When framing up the desired release, Square-Enix heads are hoping to have it out by the 35th anniversary of Final Fantasy VII . Final Fantasy XI Mobile is being made with Unreal Engine 4, which certainly helps with the graphics quality, and was originally announced back in March 2015 as part of the Vana'diel ... (more...)
Google Drive is now 'Google One.' What's the difference? Google Drive is now 'Google One.' What's the difference?
- May 15, 2018

This sounds like the start of a broader Google subscription plan that bundles many services together, in a way that might compete with Amazon Prime . Google notes that thanks to mobile phones and features such as 4K video recording and high-resolution photography, users are storing "more than ever before". (more...)
Aston Martin launches new DB11 Aston Martin launches new DB11
- May 15, 2018

For that added edge, the DB11 AMR comes with a 630bhp, twin-turbocharged, 5.2-litre V12 engine - 30bhp more than the outgoing V12 model - resulting in a lower 0-60mph time of 3.7 seconds and a top speed of 208mph, meaning it's the fastest road-going Aston in production. (more...)
Rainbow Six Siege Para Bellum Villa Map Includes Assassin's Creed Easter Egg Rainbow Six Siege Para Bellum Villa Map Includes Assassin's Creed Easter Egg
- May 15, 2018

The system will apparently allow for some minor shenanigans when "teams swap Operators for the unexpected 6th Pick". Ubisoft will reveal more details about Villa and Operation Para Bellum on May 19 and May 20 during the Pro League Finals Twitch stream . (more...)
Divinity Original Sin 2 headed to Xbox Game Preview this week Divinity Original Sin 2 headed to Xbox Game Preview this week
- May 15, 2018

With a lot of freedom of choice, excellent story, characters, and writing, and masterfully crafted RPG mechanics, the Larian Studios' game is the first RPG that is still keeping me engaged after 40 hours and more since The Witcher 3, a game I love to death. (more...)
Google To Require Android OEMs Deliver Regular Security Updates Google To Require Android OEMs Deliver Regular Security Updates
- May 15, 2018

Google still rolls out patches nearly every month but OEMs fail to push them out to the devices. The issues are evident from the number as Android Oreo is still on just 5.7% of all the Android Devices and Google is already planning to push Android P this year. (more...)