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NES Classic Returning to Stores, SNES Classic Stock Increased NES Classic Returning to Stores, SNES Classic Stock Increased
- September 13, 2017

Specifics about the re-release aren't yet known, but overseas Nintendo said it is planning new shipments for the northern hemisphere summer. Launching on September 29 at a suggested retail price of only $79.99, Super NES Classic Edition plugs directly into the TV using the provided HDMI cable, and comes with two wired controllers. (more...)
'Worst ever seen': European leaders view Irma-hit islands 'Worst ever seen': European leaders view Irma-hit islands
- September 13, 2017

Cuba was also hard hit by the hurricane, where central Havana neighbourhoods along the coast between the Almendares River and the harbour suffered the brunt of the flooding. Martin and in St. Barts, according to French state-owned insurer CCR. Looting broke out on the island, French and Dutch authorities said Friday, and security forces were deployed to deal with the problem. (more...)
Dell EMC, IBM to offer VMware solutions on the IBM Cloud Dell EMC, IBM to offer VMware solutions on the IBM Cloud
- September 13, 2017

As part of the relationship, IBM has added Dell EMC infrastructure products into the IBM Cloud , and expands VMware solutions. IBM Cloud for VMware solutions was touted by the companies as targeting commercial customers looking for enhanced security, with customers able to choose to run VMware solutions on dedicated bare metal servers, encrypt data at rest on attached storage, and connect on-premises environments to the IBM Cloud. (more...)
Qualcomm's takes a subtle shot at Apple, gets its facts wrong
- September 13, 2017

Qualcomm praises the Galaxy S8 for introducing iris scanning - but that was really the Note 7's new thing if we're being technical. It is unusual to see Galaxy S8 here as it not features a single rear camera. Qualcomm's list of firsts for the smartphone industry is basically a roundup of features rumored to be in the iPhone 8, iPhone 8 Plus, and higher-end iPhone X . (more...)
Samsung Galaxy Note 8 Officially Launched in India for Rs. 67900
- September 13, 2017

The report , however, doesn't mention anything about the recently launched Galaxy Note 8 which is shipping with Android Nougat 7.1.1. The Note 8 will see Samsung India introducing " Bixby " - its voice-powered digital assistant - in India in the next few weeks. (more...)
Qualcomm taunts Apple with a list of Android firsts
- September 13, 2017

The list includes some of the technologies that we've all come to love, including fast-charging and Quick Charge technology, dual cameras, iris authentication, fingerprint under the display, 4K display, gigabit LTE , Bluetooth 5, and so much more. (more...)
Apple introduced a new unique watch Apple introduced a new unique watch
- September 13, 2017

The WatchOS version 4 is still about to come out this fall, so a later reveal is also possible. Watch OS 4 will be available to customers starting September 19th. If Apple does manage to include blood-sugar monitoring technology in the Apple Watch 3, it would undoubtedly appeal to those with diabetes. This means that the Apple Watch will now perform certain tasks without the need for an iPhone nearby. (more...)
Emergency Management Facebook page shares inappropriate meme Emergency Management Facebook page shares inappropriate meme
- September 13, 2017

It posts pretty much what you expect it to post. Chelan County Sheriff Brian Burnett has issued a formal apology after a meme that glorified running down protesters was posted on the Chelan County Emergency Management's Facebook page. The department issued an apology, stating; "This post does not reflect the views of the Sheriff's Office", calling the meme bad and inappropriate. "There will be an investigative review to follow up on all things and how it was done and what was done", he said. (more...)
United Nations set for vote after USA softens North Korea sanctions United Nations set for vote after USA softens North Korea sanctions
- September 13, 2017

Exports of North Korean textiles are prohibited, and other nations are barred from authorizing new work permits for North Korean workers, putting a squeeze on two key sources of hard currency. Restrictions on remittance-sending North Koreans working overseas will be lifted, as will investigations on North Korean ships suspected of carrying forbidden cargo. (more...)
'Journey' Creator Unveils 'Sky' During Apple Event 'Journey' Creator Unveils 'Sky' During Apple Event
- September 13, 2017

One of the odd design decisions when the fourth generation Apple TV was revealed two years ago was its requirement that any games running on it be entirely playable with the touch-enabled Siri Remote. Thatgamecompany is a video game developer that is known for delivering some truly unique gaming experiences, with the likes of Flower and Journey being truly unlike anything else on the market. (more...)
Apple's New iPhone X Has Facial Recognition, No Home Button, Wireless Charging Apple's New iPhone X Has Facial Recognition, No Home Button, Wireless Charging
- September 12, 2017

The Apple event is scheduled to begin at 10 AM Pacific (12 PM Central, 1 PM Eastern). The first one was pretty impressive for its time, and the upcoming Apple flagship will most likely be the same. Apple-focused site 9to5Mac noticed that deals site Discover had accidentally updated its site with the new devices, specifically listing an " iPhone X Edition ", as opposed to just " iPhone X ". (more...)
What the Technicals Say About The Walt Disney Company (DIS) What the Technicals Say About The Walt Disney Company (DIS)
- September 12, 2017

Latest closing price was -6.91% below its 50-day moving average and -9.66% below its 200-day moving average. 1,005,791 shares of the company's stock traded hands. Investors sentiment increased to 1.09 in Q4 2016. Its down 0.42, from 1.25 in 2016Q3. It increased, as 67 investors sold DIS shares while 602 reduced holdings. (more...)
Global Pharmaceutical Intermediates Market Outlook, Growth, Demand, Strategy 2017 Global Pharmaceutical Intermediates Market Outlook, Growth, Demand, Strategy 2017
- September 12, 2017

Besides the historical data, the emerging sectors in the Global NFC Systems market are mentioned in this report. Electronic Glue Market analyzed the Industry region , including the product price, profit, capacity, production, capacity utilization, supply, demand and industry growth rate etc. (more...)
Quinn Opportunity Partners LLC Sells 14601 Shares of Activision Blizzard, Inc (ATVI) Quinn Opportunity Partners LLC Sells 14601 Shares of Activision Blizzard, Inc (ATVI)
- September 12, 2017

Zacks upgraded the stock to "Hold" rating in Friday, August 7 report. The balance sheet health of any company plays a key role in its ability to meet its obligations and maintain the faith of its investment base. 125 funds opened positions while 283 raised stakes. Earnings per share serves as an indicator of a company's profitability. 2 analysts recommended Overweight these shares while 0 recommended Underweight, according to FactSet data. (more...)
Bharti Airtel launches VoLTE service in Mumbai Bharti Airtel launches VoLTE service in Mumbai
- September 12, 2017

Airtel in an investor presentation said that the Indian telecomindustry is consolidating towards three main players-Bharti Airtel, Vodafone and Idea Cellular's Merged Company and new entrant Reliance Jio Infocomm (Jio). Airtel alleged that Reliance Jio has been completely non-transparent, and has not shared its IUC model with all stakeholders till now and yet, they continue to exaggerate and distort figures for incumbent telecom operators who have transparently shared the costing models. (more...)
Renault reveals hot new Megane RS — FRANKFURT MOTOR SHOW Renault reveals hot new Megane RS — FRANKFURT MOTOR SHOW
- September 12, 2017

Pleasingly for enthusiasts, including the large Aussie contingent or Renault Sport enthusiasts, the new Megane RS does not depart as drastically from its iconic predecessor as the Clio RS did back in 2013. Customers will be able to choose between either a six-speed manual gearbox, or a six-speed dual-clutch automatic transmission. The French manufacturer has equipped the new Megane RS with its 4CONTROL four-wheel steering system, which is created to provide greater agility and stability when ... (more...)
Jose's threat halting aid for battered islands Jose's threat halting aid for battered islands
- September 12, 2017

Businessman Branson, who has lived in the British Virgin Islands for the past 11 years, said in a blog post on www.virgin.com that the region needed a " Disaster Recovery Marshall Plan" to rebuild and revitalize its economy - a reference to the multibillion-dollar US program that helped rebuild Western Europe after the devastation of World War Two. (more...)
The New 550-hp 2019 Porsche Cayenne Turbo Missile Arrives Fall 2018 The New 550-hp 2019 Porsche Cayenne Turbo Missile Arrives Fall 2018
- September 12, 2017

Porsche says that shortening the exhaust paths into the turbochargers on this engine made the engine more responsive and improved power delivery. The Cayenne Turbo also gets a Turbo-specific set of double-row LED lights up front, wider wheel arches, 21-inch Turbo-specific wheels and twin tailpipes that will immediately identify it to fellow Cayenne fetishists and likely no one else. (more...)
Instagram Direct is a new way to share Stories Instagram Direct is a new way to share Stories
- September 12, 2017

Thankfully, Instagram has included an opt-out in settings, and if you have a Private account, only your followers will be able to see the Story through Direct messages. Facebook also announced on Tuesday that it will now allow for stories to be sent through Instagram DMs. This tool enables businesses to extend the reach of their existing creative by having it live permanently within Ads Manager and Power Editor for future use. (more...)
Toyota facelifts Land Cruiser SUV for 2018 at Frankfurt Motor Show Toyota facelifts Land Cruiser SUV for 2018 at Frankfurt Motor Show
- September 12, 2017

The SUV will be offered with a new multimedia complex Toyota Touch 2 c increased to eight inches touch display. It is accompanied by a 4.2in multi-information screen and a new instrument binnacle. Buyers in Europe will have the option of a three- and a five-door model, 10 exterior colours, three interior colours and a total of three engines. More significant tweaks lie under the skin, where Toyota's Safety Sense driver assistance pack is now standard across the Prado range, bringing a ... (more...)
Samsung is already working on the Galaxy S8's Android Oreo update Samsung is already working on the Galaxy S8's Android Oreo update
- September 12, 2017

The phablet will be officially released this week in South Korea and other nations. In India, the Samsung Galaxy Note 8 price is very near to the United States pricing of $930 (roughly Rs. With this Infinity Display , the company has nearly eliminated side bezels to give the device a simple yet immersive design up front . The battery , something which has been a concern, is a 3,300mAh unit which is smaller than the one used in the Galaxy S8 Plus. (more...)
Microsoft brings guest access feature to 'Teams' Microsoft brings guest access feature to 'Teams'
- September 12, 2017

Just two weeks after we learned that Microsoft was testing Guest access in Microsoft Teams with a very small group of external users, the much-awaited feature has started to roll out today to all Office 365 commercial and education customers. (more...)
Irma No Longer a Hurricane Irma No Longer a Hurricane
- September 12, 2017

Most Keys residents had followed mandatory evacuation orders, but there were some holdouts who had to hunker down as Irma tore over the island chain popular for fishing and scuba diving. He also reported downed power lines and other debris. Scott said that he knows many Floridians want to resume their normal lives as soon as possible. (more...)
Apple iPhone 8 launch event tonight
- September 12, 2017

This leak follows the mega leak of Apple's secret URLs which contained lots of iPhone 8 information. Leaked information suggests its display will extend to all edges of the device, eliminating the exterior gap that now surrounds the screen, Liedtke wrote . (more...)
Android 8.0 Devices Still Using Mobile Data With WiFi On Android 8.0 Devices Still Using Mobile Data With WiFi On
- September 12, 2017

But there are custom ROMs those can be installed unofficially so that users of such phones can get to relish the goodness of the latest version of Android. Have you been experiencing this issue on your Pixel or Nexus smartphone? Right: Updated Nexus 6P. After Google on August 21st finally named the Android 8 .0 version as Android Oreo , following the pattern as usual has come up with the new version number - Android 8 .1 Oreo, that was spotted by the folks at 9to5Google in version ... (more...)
Honda just made the electric vehicle retro with the Urban EV Concept Honda just made the electric vehicle retro with the Urban EV Concept
- September 12, 2017

There is no information on the powertrain of the Honda Urban EV concept but expect it to use a lightweight battery pack. In a world where auto manufacturers are torn between designing their electric vehicles to look like futuristic spaceships or regular 2017 cars, Honda has thrown out the rule book and gone for something thoroughly retro. (more...)
Oppo launches A71 smartphone at Rs 12990 Oppo launches A71 smartphone at Rs 12990
- September 12, 2017

In terms of specifications , the Oppo A71 comes equipped with a 5.2-inch HD IPS display with a screen resolution of 720 x 1280 pixels and a 2.5D curved glass protection on top of the display. Optics wise, the Oppo A71 comes with a 13MP rear camera with PDAF (Phase Detection Autofocus), LED flash, a 1/3.06-inch sensor for decent low-light shots. (more...)
Sadoff Investment Management Has Raised Apple (AAPL) Holding; Chemocentryx Has 1.4 Sentiment
- September 12, 2017

It has outperformed by 45.78% the S&P500. The Connecticut-based P.A.W. Capital Corp has invested 1% in the stock. Following the transaction, the insider now owns 7,632 shares of the company's stock, valued at approximately $869,895.36. Citigroup has "Buy" rating and $17000 target. Its down 0.40, from 1.73 in 2016Q3. It is positive, as 90 investors sold AAPL shares while 975 reduced holdings. (more...)
Xiaomi A1 to go on sale on Flipkart at 12PM today Xiaomi A1 to go on sale on Flipkart at 12PM today
- September 12, 2017

The Xiaomi Mi A1 is up for purchase on Mi.com, Flipkart .com, and all the Mi Homes and Mi Preferred offline stores. At today's sale, only the Black and the Gold variant will be available while the Rose Gold variant will come a month later. (more...)
Android's Best Smartphones Raise the Bar for the Next iPhone
- September 12, 2017

Samsung has also sent invites to the media about the launch. The rear dual cameras both come with 12 megapixel sensors. You can click on the given link and enjoy the live feeds from the event. Couple of smartphone makers such as HTC , BlackBerry, Huawei, Nokia, and Sony have officially confirmed on the smartphones that would be upgraded to Android 8.0 Oreo . (more...)