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IOS 11 control won't turn off WiFi or Bluetooth completely IOS 11 control won't turn off WiFi or Bluetooth completely
- September 22, 2017

This is especially true for the iPad Pro because iOS 11 provides new functionality for the Apple Pencil, which it certainly needed. Apple's iPhone customers love when they get a new operating system chock-full of new features for free. (more...)
Micromax Selfie 3 with 16-Megapixel Selfie Camera Launched in India Micromax Selfie 3 with 16-Megapixel Selfie Camera Launched in India
- September 22, 2017

In the optics department, the Micromax Selfie 3 comes with a 13MP rear camera with Sony sensor and an LED flash. The device offers standard 5.5-inch 1080p IPS LCD grade screen protected by the 2.5D curved tempered glass with three Android style capacitive buttons. (more...)
Apple Watch 3 Is Already Broken Apple Watch 3 Is Already Broken
- September 22, 2017

Apple began taking preorders for the device last Friday. Several prominent reviewers said Wednesday they could not recommend the device because of a wifi glitch that causes cellular connectivity problems. But the Series 3 without the LTE connection ($329) is probably a good option if your main draw to the watch wasn't the built-in cellular connection. Apple's hopes of becoming a $1 trillion company, which isn't entirely out of the realm of possibility, rest on its ability to build up a ... (more...)
Tesla, AMD Developing Self-Driving Car AI Chip Tesla, AMD Developing Self-Driving Car AI Chip
- September 22, 2017

Nvidia fell slightly on the report. Tesla's silicon project is bounding ahead under the leadership of longtime chip architect Jim Keller, the head of Autopilot hardware and software since the departure of Apple veteran Chris Lattner in June. (more...)
Apple's New iPhone 8 Gets Torture Tested Apple's New iPhone 8 Gets Torture Tested
- September 22, 2017

From the get-go, the iPhone 8 does an impressive job standing up to a variety of scratch tests as it even manages to survive being rubbed with a razor blade. There is only one way to find out and that is with the JerryRigEverything durability test. But you'll still need to work pretty hard to actually put some gashes into it. (more...)
Microsoft and Facebook's transatlantic cable completed Microsoft and Facebook's transatlantic cable completed
- September 22, 2017

Marea, Spanish for "tide", offers Facebook and Microsoft more global capacity for their data services, but also improved resilience thanks to landing at different points to most networks, which on the USA side come ashore around NY and New Jersey. (more...)
Huawei Mate 10 Lite Launches in China as Huawei Maimang 6 Huawei Mate 10 Lite Launches in China as Huawei Maimang 6
- September 22, 2017

In the first half of 2017, Gionee launched the Gionee S10 smartphone with the four camera sensors. The Huawei Maimang 6 offers four cameras compromising of two rear and two front cameras. In terms of operating system, the device offers Android Nougat 7.0 out of the box with custom EMUI 5.1 on the top. Above the vertically placed cameras on the back, we see a single-LED flash. (more...)
Hackers Real Targets Were Google, Microsoft & Samsung In CCleaner Malware Attack Hackers Real Targets Were Google, Microsoft & Samsung In CCleaner Malware Attack
- September 22, 2017

By submitting your personal information, you agree that TechTarget and its partners may contact you regarding relevant content, products and special offers. The researchers also identified a kill switch in the CCleaner malware code, similar to the one found in the WannaCry malware , however, further analysis revealed that it was far less effective at halting the attack. (more...)
Jai Lava Kusa First Day Collections Jai Lava Kusa First Day Collections
- September 22, 2017

The full movie download for free but through illegal means is like to take a toll on its collection at the box office. The film has collected Rs 3 Cr in Overseas. As per box-office reports, Jai Lava Kusa has earned a whopping Rs 32.1 crore on its opening day. The movie has become the fourth biggest Tollywood opener of 2017 after Baahubali 2, Khaidi No 150 and Katamarayudu. (more...)
Tencent Buys Chinese Broker Stake Tencent Buys Chinese Broker Stake
- September 22, 2017

Tencent Mobility, a unit of Tencent , will acquire 207.5 million newly issued CICC shares in Hong Kong for HK$ 2.84 billion ($371.6 million), equivalent to 4.95% of CICC's total equity, according to the statement. CICC, founded in 1995 by China Construction Bank and Morgan Stanley, was the first investment bank formed through a China-US joint venture. The transaction will make Tencent the fourth-largest shareholder of CICC. (more...)
Renault opens bookings for premium SUV Captur Renault opens bookings for premium SUV Captur
- September 22, 2017

The company has started production of Captur as it prepares for a festive season launch and has opened bookings at an initial amount of Rs 25,000. Bookings for the Renault Captur officially open tomorrow. Renault Captur's exterior features bonnet creases and the front bumper, with Satin Finish Front & Rear Skid Plates. The fog lamp housing features larger "C"-shaped daytime running LEDs". (more...)
Asus Zenfone 4: £450 OnePlus 5 rival gets November release date Asus Zenfone 4: £450 OnePlus 5 rival gets November release date
- September 22, 2017

Update: This review is frequently being updated, stay tuned for my final verdict. Unfortunately, the old continent puzzle is missing its most important pieces, i.e. There's really not much to shout home about in the screen department. Mind you, the OnePlus 5 doesn't have this either. Asus has opted to keep the 5.5in IPS display at a Full HD resolution of 1,920 x 1,080 pixels instead of bump it up to an ultra-high resolution like the Samsung Galaxy S8 . (more...)
Xiaomi Mi 7 to feature wireless charging support? Xiaomi Mi 7 to feature wireless charging support?
- September 22, 2017

Xiaomi , the successful Chinese smartphone brand seems to have joined the Wireless Power Consortium, which is a multinational technology consortium known for promoting the adoption of the Qi wireless charging technology. The joining of the Wireless Power Consortium makes Xiaomi further ahead in the race of advanced smartphones. A magnetic field is created when the coils present inside the device and pad comes into contact with each other. (more...)
United Kingdom retailer is now taking pre-orders for the Surface Pro LTE United Kingdom retailer is now taking pre-orders for the Surface Pro LTE
- September 22, 2017

It's a bit amusing that Microsoft didn't just launch both the LTE and non-LTE versions at the same time; let's hope Microsoft has more to launch at the event than just LTE-capable Surface Pro machines. This version will apparently cost £1,132 (around $1,400, AU$1,800). Surface Pro LTE can now be pre-ordered for £1,132.80 (with VAT) or more, the price depends on the configuration. (more...)
Apple admits new watch has connectivity issues Apple admits new watch has connectivity issues
- September 22, 2017

The new LTE Apple Watch is supposed to be more of a standalone device than the previous models, able to use cellular data rather than relying exclusively on Wi-Fi, but the reviewer found that two separate Apple Watches both experienced the same problem of trying to connect to unknown (and potentially dangerous) Wi-Fi connections rather than switching to cellular. (more...)
Overwatch's new Competitive ban system starts next week Overwatch's new Competitive ban system starts next week
- September 22, 2017

Additionally, neither seasonal bans nor permanent Competitive Play bans will decay or reset over time; once an account is permanently banned, it now can not return to good standing. You'll also be able to earn Loot Boxes, level up, and unlock customization options; you can carry over all of this progress should you decide to purchase the game following its free trial. (more...)
IPhone 8 makes its major market debut -- in Japan IPhone 8 makes its major market debut -- in Japan
- September 22, 2017

Poor reviews of the iPhone 8, which comes 10 years after Apple released the first version of the revolutionary phone, drove down shares of the company to near two-month lows of $152.75 on Thursday, as investors anxious pre-orders for the device had come in well below previous launches. (more...)
IPhone X Will Reportedly Suffer From Huge Production Delays IPhone X Will Reportedly Suffer From Huge Production Delays
- September 22, 2017

Barron's recently published the key parts of a research note from analyst Katy Huberty regarding Apple's ( NASDAQ: AAPL ) iPhone pricing . Compared to other markets, in India there are no pre-paid offers but Tim Cooks strongly believes that the iPhone X is multiple steps ahead when compared to the iPhone 7 or the newly launched iPhone 8. (more...)
Google Is Buying Part of HTC's Mobile Business For $1.1 Billion Google Is Buying Part of HTC's Mobile Business For $1.1 Billion
- September 22, 2017

Google will also get non-exclusive access to HTC intellectual property. Prior to the Pixel , HTC also worked with Google on other Google-branded handsets, including the Nexus One in 2010 as well the Nexus 9 tablet in 2014. Despite the deal, the press release says that HTC will continue with its own smartphone business. This year's biggest speculation of Google buying HTC has just become official and the deal has been sealed at a billion dollars. (more...)
A Microsoft Retail Store could possibly be opening in London A Microsoft Retail Store could possibly be opening in London
- September 22, 2017

Talks are supposedly underway to secure a 10-year lease for a building in the heart of the renowned shopping locale, now occupied by United Colours of Benetton. It's an extremely popular shopping area that is well-served by the Oxford Circus Tube station and hosts flagship stores for big brands like Nike and H&M. (more...)
Fox's Ghosted will premiere on Twitter ahead of broadcast debut Fox's Ghosted will premiere on Twitter ahead of broadcast debut
- September 22, 2017

Fox will also begin streaming a weekly live " Empire " pre-show-which will feature cast members and journalists-throughout the season on Twitter. Twitter also will stream a nightly pre-show for the Fox drama " Empire " on Wednesdays at 7:30 p.m. (more...)
Stephen Jackson: 'I have no respect' for Kevin Durant's Twitter behavior
- September 22, 2017

Durant issued an apology earlier this week while on the panel at a TechCrunch conference in San Francisco, and later expanded on just how upset he was with himself for his "childish" and "idiotic" actions. She said she appreciated the fact that Durant owned up to it and apologized to which Jackson replied, "That's true". "I have no respect for him". The tweets have ignited speculation that he might have been using private accounts to answer social media messages in a much different tone ... (more...)
Apple admits to Apple Watch LTE problems just before it ships
- September 22, 2017

But other prominent publications, including the Wall Street Journal and The Verge, recommended against purchasing the new model because the LTE cellular data connectivity did not work as expected. Besides connection problems, some reviewers were disappointed with the battery life of the watch. Apple acknowledged Wednesday that its new smart watch, introduced last week, has problems with its most important function: its ability to make phone calls and access data without having an iPhone ... (more...)
IPhone X Postponed Its Final Production, Reported By Analyst IPhone X Postponed Its Final Production, Reported By Analyst
- September 22, 2017

Apple will also try to bring the Fingerprint Scanner underneath the display as they are still finding a way to establish it on the full display front panel of the iPhone. Apple forecast sales of between $49 billion and $52 billion in the three months through September, a projection investors understood to signal resilient iPhone demand. (more...)
Smartphone BlackBerry Krypton seen in new photographs Smartphone BlackBerry Krypton seen in new photographs
- September 22, 2017

Some new leaked BlackBerry Krypton images suggest that the company is stepping away from its previous rounded design and glass backs. BlackBerry was making smartphones before phones were smart. Other predicted specs include IP67 water and dust resistance and a home button embedded fingerprint scanner. The BlackBerry Krypton has been seen on the FCC website and has also gotten Bluetooth and WiFi certifications. (more...)
How Analysts Rated Integra Lifesciences Holdings Corp (NASDAQ:IART) Last Week?
- September 21, 2017

It has outperformed by 15.97% the S&P500. Oregon Public Employees Retirement Fund decreased its stake in Edwards Lifesciences Corp (EW) by 49.66% based on its latest 2016Q4 regulatory filing with the SEC. 01/06/2017 - Integra LifeSciences Holdings Corporation was upgraded to "market outperform" by analysts at JMP Securities. 07/29/2015 - Integra LifeSciences Holdings Corporation was upgraded to "outperform" by analysts at Raymond James. (more...)
NVIDIA Corporation (NASDAQ:NVDA) Slumps -2.19% Pre-market
- September 21, 2017

Nvidia Corporation now has $108.52 billion valuation. The stock declined 2.79% or $5.19 reaching $180.65 on the news. New Jersey Better Educational Savings Tru has invested 0.31% in NVIDIA Corporation (NASDAQ: NVDA ). Sibanye Gold Limited dipped to as low as $4.65 throughout the day and has returned -0.75% in this year. Investors sentiment is 1.08 in Q4 2016. Its down 0.31, from 1.12 in 2016Q3. (more...)
Automata Sales Pass the Two Million Mark — NieR Automata Sales Pass the Two Million Mark — NieR
- September 21, 2017

Although not confirmed to actually be a Nier related project, it's probably likely to try and chase the success of Nier . According to NeoGAF user DKHF (who first noticed and translated the page), the listing appeared on Square Enix's Business Division recruitment page and was listed for their Business Division 6 (the division of Square Enix that makes Nier ). (more...)
Numerous Halo games are joining backward compatibility today Numerous Halo games are joining backward compatibility today
- September 21, 2017

Now, if you own the 360 titles, you can play through almost every mainline Halo game via backward compatibility on your Xbox One . Spin-off titles Halo: Reach and Halo Wars have been Xbox One backward compatible in December 2015 and March 2016, respectively. (more...)
US Fed announces plan of $4.5 trillion balance sheet reduction
- September 21, 2017

While shrinking the Fed's balance sheet is much expected, when and how the Fed will manipulate its target for short-term interest rates is less clear. Still, the Fed has telegraphed its move for months, and investors are thought to be well-prepared for it. Still, no one is sure how the financial markets will respond over the long run. (more...)