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Giant 6.46 Inch iPhone X Rumored For 2018 Giant 6.46 Inch iPhone X Rumored For 2018
- September 26, 2017

For its archrival Samsung Electronics, the 6.2-inch Galaxy S8 Plus has outpaced its smaller 5.8-inch sibling in terms of sales. The whispers out of South Korea suggest that Apple is going to go big next year with a new iPhone X that's going to have a 6.46 inch OLED display. (more...)
Ditching Microsoft: Apple is now using Google to power Siri search Ditching Microsoft: Apple is now using Google to power Siri search
- September 25, 2017

The move should help improve search results (unless you are in the "Bing is better than Google" camp) when Siri doesn't have the answer to a question you asked. The search query results include the listing of web links as well as video results. Google Assistant , Google's virtual personal assistant, is also available on Apple's App store, but can not be set to replace Siri as the default virtual personal assistant. (more...)
These are the world's 50 most valuable brands of 2017 These are the world's 50 most valuable brands of 2017
- September 25, 2017

Another tech major Microsoft knocked off beverage brand Coca-Cola to grab the third spot in the list. Citing the data compiled by USA industry tracker Interbrand, Samsung Electronics made the top ranking list this year, moving a notch up from a year earlier. (more...)
Redmi Note 5 Plus Is Coming, Leaked Retail Box Suggests Redmi Note 5 Plus Is Coming, Leaked Retail Box Suggests
- September 25, 2017

This looks like a very good upgrade over the Redmi Note 4 and price is expected to remain same. With him the end of 2017, Xiaomi is planning to submit its potentially the most important bestseller - phablet Redmi Note 5, a direct descendant of the highly successful models of the Redmi Note 4, released last August and is still in high demand. (more...)
Walmart Tests Service To Deliver Groceries To Customers' Fridges Walmart Tests Service To Deliver Groceries To Customers' Fridges
- September 25, 2017

Once inside, they put the delivery into the customer's fridge/freezer (if required) ready for when they return. USA Today writes that Walmart "could prove formidable in the online grocery business" because its stores are within 10 miles of roughly 90% of Americans. (more...)
USA will go to Pyeongchang Winter Olympics confident in security
- September 25, 2017

Matters have been escalated further by the increasing rhetoric between United States President Donald Trump and North Korean leader Kim Jong Un. Lee has played down suggestions countries could miss the Games, but acknowledged he understood the reason for their concerns. (more...)
Current Technical Chart Facts: Brandywine Realty Trust (BDN), Covanta Holding Corporation (CVA)
- September 25, 2017

KeyCorp lowered their price target on Acadia Realty Trust from $37.00 to $33.00 and set an "overweight" rating for the company in a report on Wednesday, June 28th. Investors wait First Industrial Realty Trust, Inc. The stock decreased 2.89% or $0.57 on September 22, reaching $19.17. BDN's latest closing price was 3.37% away from the average-price of 200 days while it maintained a distance of 2.07% from the 50 Day Moving Average and 1.73% away compared to its SMA 20. (more...)
Things to Do Before Installing macOS High Sierra Things to Do Before Installing macOS High Sierra
- September 25, 2017

There is also a new feature that stops ads from tracking you around the internet. As we mentioned before, there is a new file system called APFS. Apple File System Apple File System (APFS ) features enhanced performance, security and reliability of data and provides a foundation for future storage innovations. (more...)
Adobe Systems Incorporated (ADBE) Lifted to Hold at Zacks Investment Research
- September 25, 2017

The stock was sold at an average price of $146.68, for a total value of $286,466.04. 1ST Source Bank now owns 1,847 shares of the software company's stock valued at $261,000 after buying an additional 6 shares during the period. Before trading, trader, investor or shareholder must have an eye on stock's historical performance. Schwab Charles Invest has invested 0% of its portfolio in HFF, Inc. (more...)
Nyko unveils wireless controller for SNES Classic Edition Nyko unveils wireless controller for SNES Classic Edition
- September 25, 2017

This is Nyko's Super Miniboss for SNES Classic Edition, and it is designed for the SNES Classic Edition. Pressing it enables rapid pressing of buttons, and if it is pushed with the Select button, will bring the SNES Classic Edition back to its home screen. (more...)
Caitlyn Jenner 'shocked and disappointed' by daughter Kylie Jenner's 'pregnancy' Caitlyn Jenner 'shocked and disappointed' by daughter Kylie Jenner's 'pregnancy'
- September 25, 2017

Caitlyn isn't happy about the pregnancy. They filled the Twitter with their expressing their disappointment over Kylie's pregnancy. Last night (September 24), Jenner uploaded an image to Instagram in which she and a group of friends pose together while dressed in robes. (more...)
Destiny 2 Servers Will Be Down For Six Hours Today Destiny 2 Servers Will Be Down For Six Hours Today
- September 25, 2017

The early days of a massive online game such as Destiny 2 are fraught with technical challenges that need to be overcome quickly and as smoothly as possible. The faction that sees the most rank up packages earned by players will see a designated weapon doled out. The winning faction will sell its weapon to those who've pledged to them for 1,000 glimmer, and to everyone else for 50,000. (more...)
Investors Buy Large Volume of Apple Put Options (AAPL) Investors Buy Large Volume of Apple Put Options (AAPL)
- September 25, 2017

September 22 investment analysts at PiperJaffray kept the stock rating at "Overweight" but raised the price target from $150.00 to $196.00. Shares saw a steep increase in trading volume of 103.52% over the normal average daily volume. Ftb Advsr holds 1.41% in Apple Inc . (NASDAQ: AAPL ) was sold by LEVINSON ARTHUR D. The company was initiated on Thursday, April 6 by Citigroup. Its up 0.30, from 1.03 in 2017Q1. (more...)
IOS iPhone 11 installed battery is quickly running out! IOS iPhone 11 installed battery is quickly running out!
- September 25, 2017

At the moment only Apple devices with the A10 Fusion and Aion Bionic processors can compress images and videos using HEIF and HEVC. It turns out that many jumping on the new update are experiencing significant battery drain in comparison to the previous iOS 10 software, that has since been confirmed by a few studies. (more...)
Shinzo Abe is about to call a snap election in Japan Shinzo Abe is about to call a snap election in Japan
- September 25, 2017

Mr Abe said at a news conference that he will dissolve the more powerful house in Japan's two-chamber parliament on Thursday when it convenes after a three-month summer recess. The prime minister had been expected to face a grilling over the cronyism scandals during Thursday's session, and opposition party officials saw the move as play to avoid hard questions. (more...)
NVIDIA Corporation (NASDAQ:NVDA) Downgraded to NVIDIA Corporation (NASDAQ:NVDA) Downgraded to "Hold" at Vetr Inc
- September 25, 2017

It has outperformed by 195.58% the S&P500. The Bank Of New York Mellon Corporation had 56 analyst reports since July 22, 2015 according to SRatingsIntel. The value of the total investment in NVIDIA Corporation increased from $1,888,000 to $2,605,000,000 a change of 137,876.7% quarter to quarter. Its up 0.21, from 1 in 2017Q1. (more...)
Subaru to show performance sedan concept in Tokyo Subaru to show performance sedan concept in Tokyo
- September 25, 2017

Subaru Corporation is building the limited edition as a special 30th anniversary model to commemorate Subaru's WRC title in 1998. Both finished in metallic yellow paintwork, the XV Fun Adventure concept is a hardcore off-roading version of the standard XV, with rugged black cladding, knobbly tyres and a black roof rack, while the Impreza Future Sport concept adds sporting bodywork, a twin central exhaust and lowered suspension on the exterior, with contrasting interior trim. (more...)
'Dear Ester' Studio The Chinese Room Lays Off Entire Staff 'Dear Ester' Studio The Chinese Room Lays Off Entire Staff
- September 25, 2017

Pinchbeck said; "Is it the end of The Chinese Room? ". An interview with Eurogamer shows off more of the challenges the team faced, from battling the cultural divide when creating a truly British game for American publishers to the difficulties creating something different when the team are so known for their walking simulators. (more...)
Google in Business talks to Purchase HTC Phones
- September 25, 2017

The biggest news that came out of the tech industry yesterday is that Google has signed a billion-dollar "agreement" with HTC to bring on the latters' talents to work on hardware for the former. Partnering will HTC will not harm our company's revenue and smartphone commerce, says Google. It later turned out its own branded phones, but often struggled to translate positive early reviews into strong sales, despite spending heavily on marketing, including a collaboration with Iron Man ... (more...)
Intel officially announces 8th Gen Intel Core desktop processors Intel officially announces 8th Gen Intel Core desktop processors
- September 25, 2017

If you have Intel's 7th-gen Core i7 chip and want to upgrade to get every ounce of gaming or graphics speed, it's not as simple as a chip swap. That's because the new generation of Coffee Lake chips include its first ever 6-core i5 processor, along with its first four-core i3 processor. (more...)
Sony Xperia XZ1 launching Today in India: Price and Specifications Sony Xperia XZ1 launching Today in India: Price and Specifications
- September 25, 2017

Also, there is a USB Type-C port, a capable camera department, the Sony's X-Reality and Triluminous display technologies and more in the Xperia XZ1 . It has been announced in single-SIM and dual-SIM variants. The Sony Xperia XZ1 features a "flagship loop surface" with a metal unibody. On the storage part, the Sony Xperia XZ1 packs 64GB of inbuilt storage with an option to expand it further using a microSD card (up to 256GB). (more...)
White House says tax plan to help business, middle class White House says tax plan to help business, middle class
- September 25, 2017

The Senate deal was necessary because many Republicans expect Congress' budget referees won't endorse the GOP view that tax cuts will lead to massive economic growth, creating more than $1 trillion in new tax revenue. They haven't reached a deal on what the tax cut's impact should be on the budget deficit, what tax breaks should be jettisoned, or whether to pursue permanent tax cuts or ones that would expire after a number of years. (more...)
Switch/3DS Exclusive Fire Emblem Warriors DLC Gets New Details Switch/3DS Exclusive Fire Emblem Warriors DLC Gets New Details
- September 25, 2017

But a quick note, these dates and money amounts are in regard to Japan and haven't been confirmed for the West yet. During Tokyo Game Show 2017, Koei Tecmo revealed the DLC plans for the upcoming Fire Emblem Warriors . Then the stage is set for the final DLC, based on Fire Emblem Awakening to release amidst Spring 2018. Each of these packs separately run at 1,400 yen, which is expected to be priced at $12.50 in the US. (more...)
Slow iPhone 8 Sales Could Mean Fireworks for Apple Slow iPhone 8 Sales Could Mean Fireworks for Apple
- September 24, 2017

Analysts say Apple's future success in the country, where as many as 2.33 billion smartphone were in circulation past year, largely depends on replacement demand from its existing users. The cameras in the 8s are very good, which is always true of cameras in the iPhone . In particular, I fell hard for the 8 Plus's "Portrait Lighting" feature, which uses data from a depth sensor to mimic the blurred-background "bokeh" effect you get when taking portrait photos with expensive cameras. (more...)
Maria Nears Turks and Caicos After Ravaging Puerto Rico Maria Nears Turks and Caicos After Ravaging Puerto Rico
- September 24, 2017

Fernandez is a coordinator for South of Penn, a task force created by several organizations to improve the quality of life for the south side of the city. Angelo Ortiz helped organize the effort. The damage was so extensive, the 64-year-old retiree said, that she didn't think the power would be turned back on until Christmas. (more...)
Apple iPhone 8 And 8 Plus Are Here Apple iPhone 8 And 8 Plus Are Here
- September 24, 2017

As we saw from iFixit's teardown of the iPhone 8 , which achieved a repairability score of 6 out of 10, the device has copious amounts of adhesives used throughout, especially on its back panel. The iPhone 6 and iPhone 6 Plus - which both featured a headphone jack - had battery capacities of 1810 mAh and 2900 mAh respectively. Wireless charging is finally coming to the iPhone . (more...)
Pradhan to host first LPG Panchayat in Gandhinagar Pradhan to host first LPG Panchayat in Gandhinagar
- September 24, 2017

Of these 11.39 lakh beneficiaries were from Gujarat. "The rates have already started to come down in the last three days", he said, adding that the petrol and diesel prices had been linked to the market since the last 20 years. The union minister and the chief minister also unveiled the logo PM LPG Panchayat. The first LPG Panchayat will be held at Isanpur-Mota village of Gandhinagar . (more...)
Associated Banc Corp Trims Stake in Halliburton Company (NYSE:HAL)
- September 24, 2017

Other hedge funds also recently added to or reduced their stakes in the company. Cibc World Markets Corp raised its holdings in Halliburton by 601.9% in the second quarter. The stock of Halliburton Company (NYSE:HAL) has "Overweight" rating given on Tuesday, January 5 by KeyBanc Capital Markets. The stock now has a consensus rating of "Buy" and an average price target of $58.61. (more...)
IPhone 8 teardown reveals what it is hiding under the hood IPhone 8 teardown reveals what it is hiding under the hood
- September 24, 2017

For the first time in the history of the Apple fans of "Apple" products don't line up in a long queue for the novelty. When the store opened at 8 am yesterday, there were some 200 people, including many foreigners, in the queue. Let's tell you that Apple iPhone 8 and Apple iPhone 8 Plus are among the first major launches since this store opened in May. It had also unveiled a new smartphone series dubbed iPhone X. (more...)
Man Flies in From India to Singapore queues 13Hours for Iphone 8 Man Flies in From India to Singapore queues 13Hours for Iphone 8
- September 24, 2017

The Verge has a great roundup of social media reports from various places showing stores where you probably could have walked right in and bought an iPhone 8. However, the teardown confirms the specs that Apple will never mention on stage or on its website. The battery, meanwhile, is a 3.82V 1,821 mAh cell that will deliver up to 6.96 Wh of power. (more...)