Technology


GTA V just had its most successful three months ever
- August 03, 2017

The information was conveyed on the résumé of Tim Neff , which saw Grand Theft Auto 6 being listed in his motion capture works. And although they managed to find in the game code, within the GTA V they never showed up. The publisher also spoke about the upcoming release of Red Dead Redemption 2 and was asked about a possible release on PC. It may be hard to imagine that Rockstar is deep into the production of the next GTA game considering that Red Dead Redemption 2 still isn't ... (more...)
LA Reaches Deal With IOC to Host 2028 Olympics LA Reaches Deal With IOC to Host 2028 Olympics
- August 03, 2017

Both cities were competing for the 2024 Games after several other candidates withdrew from contention, and the stage was set for Paris to win its bid when the International Olympic Committee (IOC) confirmed that Los Angeles had agreed to the later date of 2028. (more...)
Hackers steal 1.5TB HBO data, 'Game of Thrones' leaked Hackers steal 1.5TB HBO data, 'Game of Thrones' leaked
- August 03, 2017

On Sunday, an anonymous email was sent to many reporters announcing the hack: "Hi to all mankind". The Sony hack in 2014 was among the worst incidents of its kind , leading to the release plans for the James Franco-Seth Rogen comedy The Interview being disrupted, still-in-production movie scripts and confidential information of thousands of Sony employees leaked - not to mention embarrassing emails between studio bosses that laid bare the pay disparity between male and female stars in ... (more...)
Battlefield 1 CTE Hits PS4 & Xbox One, Is a 40+GB Download Battlefield 1 CTE Hits PS4 & Xbox One, Is a 40+GB Download
- August 03, 2017

Among the stuff that can be found in the game's CTE includes improved/tweaked content, new features, and other things that are not yet available for public release . Before In the Name of the Tsar releases for Battlefield 1 in September , CTE players will be able to try out weapons like the Fedorov Avtomat, General Liu Rifle, Double Barrel Shotgun, MG14 Parabellum and others. (more...)
Tributes paid to Russian Instagram star biker 'Monika9422' Tributes paid to Russian Instagram star biker 'Monika9422'
- August 03, 2017

Olga, who went by the nickname "Monika9422", was reportedly a hairdresser and also posed in lingerie and swimwear on her bike. Others who knew the Instagram star said it was only a matter of time before her unsafe driving caught up with her. (more...)
Sony develops magnetic tape that can store 20 times more data Sony develops magnetic tape that can store 20 times more data
- August 03, 2017

Scaled to a useable device, that means 330 TB of data could fit onto a palm-sized cartridge, which is a big leap above the 15 TB cartridges now available. This combined with a 48nm wide (TMR) hard disk drive read head enables a track density of 246,200 tracks per inch, a 13-fold increase over a state of the art TS1155 drive. (more...)
Abu Dujana given secret burial in Baramulla Abu Dujana given secret burial in Baramulla
- August 03, 2017

This is for the first time that state police has chose to approach Pakistani authorities to take back the body of a militant since the eruption of militancy in 1990 during which hundreds of Pakistani and other foreign militants were killed in encounters with security forces in the state. (more...)
Take-Two: Red Dead Redemption 2 Will Not Compete With GTA V Take-Two: Red Dead Redemption 2 Will Not Compete With GTA V
- August 03, 2017

After the reveal late past year that the game only had intentions on coming to PlayStation 4 and Xbox One, naturally, the questions came in about Red Dead Redemption 2 releasing for PC, and people wanted to know if the publisher had plans to bring the title on the home platform. (more...)
Surprising Growth for Apple, Even Before New iPhone Surprising Growth for Apple, Even Before New iPhone
- August 03, 2017

Apple shares climbed more than 6 percent in after hours trading and are now trading at almost $159, resulting in a market capitalization of more than $828 billion. China requires licences for all virtual private networks (VPN) - which allow users to skirt around the country's censorship filters and gain access websites and services that are restricted or banned there. (more...)
Motorola launches 'Moto Hub' stores in India, offers full portfolio of smartphones Motorola launches 'Moto Hub' stores in India, offers full portfolio of smartphones
- August 03, 2017

Now, when it comes to upgrades, we notice that the G5S and G5S Plus have an improved rear camera (16MP and 13MP respectively) and front camera (5MP and 8MP respectively). There is also a micro SD card slot for expanding storage and Adoptable Storage is available. Under the hood, the combination of Qualcomm's battery-friendly Snapdragon 625 and 3,000 mAh battery means the phone will live from sunrise well through sunset, maybe even a bit more. (more...)
High Hopes for Second Half Smartphone Shipments High Hopes for Second Half Smartphone Shipments
- August 03, 2017

Smartphone companies shipped 341.6 million smartphones worldwide in the second quarter of 2017. It is said that the strong popularity of Xiaomi's Android smartphone models in India contributed to such a surge in its market share. Samsung is scheduled to take the wraps off its next-generation Galaxy Note smartphone in NY on August 23. Oppo also managed to deliver an increase of 64 percent year-on-year in terms of global smartphone shipments during the second quarter of 2017 with ... (more...)
Apple earnings jump, and the iPhone maker predicts more good times ahead Apple earnings jump, and the iPhone maker predicts more good times ahead
- August 03, 2017

Analysts had predicted revenues of $44.89 billion. You can see more information on Apple's fiscal third quarter financial results over at the company's website at the link below. Apple said revenue from emerging markets excluding China grew 18 percent, a bright spot, but sales from the greater China region fell 9.5 percent to US$8 billion in the latest quarter, as consumers switched to newer domestic offerings. (more...)
Apple shares up as iPhone 8 appears on track Apple shares up as iPhone 8 appears on track
- August 03, 2017

This compares to a gross margin of 38% in the fourth quarter of 2017. Ltd. increased its position in shares of Apple by 966.6% in the fourth quarter. If you are viewing this article on another publication, it was illegally stolen and reposted in violation of United States & global trademark and copyright legislation. (more...)
Apple Stays Coy on iPhone 8 Launch Apple Stays Coy on iPhone 8 Launch
- August 03, 2017

Elsewhere, iPhone sales remained largely flat during the third quarter , with shipments up two per cent year on year to 41 million. During its third quarter earnings call , Apple revealed a wide range of statistics related to the number of products it sold in this particular earnings call. (more...)
Better iPhone sales take Apple Q3 revenue to over $45bn Better iPhone sales take Apple Q3 revenue to over $45bn
- August 03, 2017

It is easy to forget that Apple Inc. makes things besides the iPhone. Apple also said that it has crossed a milestone as Apple iPhone sales crossed 1.2 billion during the quarter. Cook said Apple felt a responsibility to increase economic activity in the country but said nothing of building more manufacturing facilities there. (more...)
The New Samsung Flip Phone is now Official in China The New Samsung Flip Phone is now Official in China
- August 03, 2017

On the display front, the flip phone comes with two 4.2-inch full HD Super AMOLED display. Notably, the Samsung G-9298, aka Leader 8 aka Leadership 8 ( translated from Chinese), comes with a more powerful processor and improved optics over the W2017 and has been made available only in Black colour for purchase. (more...)
Check out how huge this IN rattlesnake is Check out how huge this IN rattlesnake is
- August 03, 2017

His mother, Susan Apple of Indianapolis, posted the video on Facebook Monday. "That's a big snake", Fleener says after filming the snake fully stretched across the trail. Fleener said they knew right away it was a timber rattlesnake because of recent sightings. "It looked like it had just eaten". "I've lived in Brown County all my life and have only seen a copper head in the park". (more...)
Nissan Pathfinder reminds you to check your back seat Nissan Pathfinder reminds you to check your back seat
- August 03, 2017

Nissan has tackled the issue head-on by introducing a feature that uses its rear door to know when you may have left some precious cargo in the back seat of a parked Nissan, alerting the driver to go back and double check. Nissan said the feature will come as standard on all 2018 Pathfinder crossovers due out this September and will make its way, eventually, to other Nissan products. (more...)
Hornets sign Paige, Mathiang to 2-way contract Hornets sign Paige, Mathiang to 2-way contract
- August 03, 2017

Per team policy, terms of the deals were not disclosed. His game-tying 3-pointer with 4.7 seconds remaining almost sent the 2015 national championship game to overtime before Kris Jenkins' heroics clinched the title for Villanova. The contract gives Paige a spot on the Hornets' roster and will have him playing most of his games in the G-League, the NBA's development league. (more...)
Tableau Software Shares Rise Following Surprise Profit Tableau Software Shares Rise Following Surprise Profit
- August 03, 2017

Sanford C. Bernstein began coverage on shares of Tableau Software in a research note on Wednesday, May 24th. It has outperformed by 9.01% the S&P500. On November 3 the stock rating was downgraded from "Hold" to "Sell" by Summit Redstone Partners. (more...)
Paul McCartney plays drums on the new Foo Fighters album Paul McCartney plays drums on the new Foo Fighters album
- August 03, 2017

He also ruled out the prospect of Taylor Swift singing on the project in his interview with Rolling Stone magazine , but now Grohl has revealed the person he branded the "biggest pop star in the world" is, in fact, Beatles icon McCartney, who switched out his signature guitar to play drums for one tune. (more...)
Hackers Didn't Break Into Our Emails — HBO President Hackers Didn't Break Into Our Emails — HBO President
- August 03, 2017

Other reports pegged HBO series Ballers and Room 104 as also being impacted. The FBI has now joined the investigation of the HBO hack and is working with cybersecurity firm Mandiant to try to find the culprits. In an email to journalists, the hacker or hackers claimed to have obtained 1.5 terabytes of data from HBO, according to Entertainment Weekly , which broke the news. (more...)
Singer Selena's brother on Texas most wanted list Singer Selena's brother on Texas most wanted list
- August 03, 2017

The big attention is not because Quintanilla has reportedly racked up more than $87,000 in back child support, either. "Individuals placed on the Top 10 are all felony offenders", stated the Sheriff's Office. Along with working on the production for numerous songs the group became famous for, such as "Como La Flor" and "Amor Prohibido", Abraham Quintanilla also played bass guitar and wrote numerous songs featured on the group's albums. (more...)
Did Microsoft reveal plans for an iPad Touch Cover? Did Microsoft reveal plans for an iPad Touch Cover?
- August 03, 2017

Well, it definitely doesn't to Microsoft, because through an official document relating to lithium battery transport information it has confirmed that it is working on such an accessory. It's not clear if the Touch Cover will be actually released, or if the product was scrapped and this listing is just a left over remnant. Microsoft's Universal Foldable Keyboard can simultaneously pair with virtually any two mobile devices-an iPad, iPhone, Android devices, Windows tablets, and Windows Phone. (more...)
Hackers replace adverts with swastika and far-right cartoons on Cardiff billboard Hackers replace adverts with swastika and far-right cartoons on Cardiff billboard
- August 03, 2017

Sometimes people use it to publicly display porn , others anime, or even a very polite message warning of poor security . A poster making the Orwellian reference " Big Brother is watching you " and memes, including one depicting U.S. This is a Sharia controlled zone. The offending screen was switched off at midnight, a spokesperson for Cardiff Council told Wales Online , but only after a number of concerned shoppers contacted local police. (more...)
Guardian Investment Management Boosts Stake in Teva Pharmaceutical Industries Limited (NYSE:TEVA)
- August 03, 2017

It has outperformed by 8.78% the S&P500. Finally, Ameriprise Financial Inc. increased its stake in Teva Pharmaceutical Industries Limited by 142.2% in the first quarter. Teva Pharmaceutical Industries Limited has a one year low of $27.60 and a one year high of $55.79. Among 19 analysts covering Ecolab ( NYSE:ECL ), 11 have Buy rating, 1 Sell and 7 Hold. (more...)
Tesla Stock Surges After-Hours on Q2 Beat Tesla Stock Surges After-Hours on Q2 Beat
- August 03, 2017

After running up to $335 ahead of the commencement of deliveries, the stock has cooled off and is trading well off its all-time closing high of $383.45 reached on June 23. Automotive revenue rose to $2.3 billion from $1.2 billion a year ago. Filament Lc stated it has 3,740 shares or 0.38% of all its holdings. P/E of the company is not reported. (more...)
PlayStation 4 is Winning the Console Wars and It's Not Even Close PlayStation 4 is Winning the Console Wars and It's Not Even Close
- August 03, 2017

Sony Corporation just announced its latest financial results for the last quarter ending June 30, and it would seem that the company is largely out of the woods after it was reported that its profits have jumped significantly during the mid-year quarter. (more...)
Did Tim Cook just reveal a September release for the iPhone 8? Did Tim Cook just reveal a September release for the iPhone 8?
- August 03, 2017

On top of that, it has been more than a decade since Apple first launched the iPhone . Apple Inc on Wednesday posted a strong growth in its third quarter as it posted a revenue of $45.4 billion in comparison to a revenue of $42.4 billion in the same quarter past year. (more...)
Apple set to hit all-time high after strong earnings report Apple set to hit all-time high after strong earnings report
- August 02, 2017

Maxim analyst, Nehal Chokshi, predicted that Apple was likely to report a "lame duck" quarter when speaking to CNBC ahead of the announcement on Monday, stating "it doesn't really matter what they say or do". Revenues rose 7.2% from previous year to $45.41 billion, also topping analysts' view for $44.94 billion. In after-hours trading Tuesday, Apple brushed past its all-time stock price. (more...)